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Planting cash crops in Chanang County

By Liu Fang, Zhu Nan Source:China Tibet News 2019年03月04日 10:10


Photo shows workers checking growth status of strawberries in Songka Modern Agricultural Demonstration Base of Samye Town, Chanang County, Shannan City, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region. [China Tibet News/Tenzin Chophel]

Songka Modern Agricultural Demonstration Base, with a total investment of 70 million yuan RMB (China Tobacco invests 40 million yuan RMB in infrastructure construction and Jiangping Biology Company invests 30 million yuan RMB in subsidiary facilities construction). The base mainly adopts soilless cultivation to plant cash crops such as roses and strawberries in greenhouses. 63 local farmers and herdsmen are permanently employed, and their annual per capita income realizes an increase of 5,000 yuan RMB. 

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