Ha Noi to build sustainable and modern agriculture associated with new-style rural area building (08:11 26/03/2019)
Rural Development to strengthen the restructuring of crops towards large-scale commodity production associated with preservation and processing; establish connections from production, preservation and processing under value chains; strengthen intensive farming, application of high technologies to procedure clean and high quality products which meet food safety and hygiene standards.
It is necessary to enhance the restructuring of livestock industry and hi-tech application in breeding; and improve the State’s role in bringing agricultural products to regional and world markets.
Furthermore, the department will continue tightening the management in agricultural sector; and focusing on prevention and control of diseases in animals and plants while strengthening the communication and giving famers instructions to take preventive measures.
Besides, the department is requested to tighten the management of agricultural materials, food safety and hygiene; prevent natural disasters and promptly overcome consequences in case they occur; tightly manage and protect forest; work out a plan to fulfill the target program on sustainable forest development; develop irrigation and agricultural and rural infrastructure systems; improve the efficiency of management and exploitation of irrigation works; and implement programs and projects on agricultural development.
Among the tasks of the Department include serving as an advisor and speeding up projects in agriculture; studying and applying measures to accelerate the progress; actively learning more about experiences of provinces and cities nationwide; proposing the issuance of mechanisms and policies to improve the competitiveness of agricultural sector in the context of international integration.
In terms of building new style rural areas, the Secretary asked the department to take prime responsibility and work together with relevant departments and sectors to recommend the Municipal Party Committee and the Municipal People’s Committee on guiding documents to implement Program No. 02-CTr/TU of the Hanoi Party Committee while supplementing regulations, mechanisms and policies on building new style rural areas.
Also he assigned the department to pay attention to some rural districts, namely, Phu Xuyen, Ba Vi, Ung Hoa and My Duc which are facing with many difficulties in economic development, infrastructure building and new style rural areas construction.
Especially, the department needs to outline breakthrough measures to protect environment in rural areas, treat pollution in rivers running through the city and agricultural waste.