More than 30 million mu of wheat sown in drought-resistant autumn in Anhui
Xinhua News Agency, Hefei, 7 Nov (Reporter Cheng Shihua) A meeting on resisting severe drought and promoting autumn planting in Anhui Province was recently held in Guzhen County to mobilize people from all over the country to actively resist drought and autumn sowing, and the province's wheat sowing area has completed more than 33 million mu, accounting for nearly 80 percent of the planned area.
Since the middle of August, Anhui has experienced persistent drought and little rain, the drought has developed rapidly, and severe drought has occurred in some areas. Forty-five cities and counties south of the Huaihe River have experienced severe meteorological droughts. In view of the development of drought, Anhui Province, drought resistance to promote autumn planting field meeting recently held in Guzhen County, the province to mobilize the masses to fight drought autumn planting. According to the agricultural situation dispatching information, the current drought area of crops in the province is 12.3808 million mu, which has been irrigated more than 9 million mu. Help 3384 farms find reliable water sources, carry out emergency water supply and storage for 8 farms, build 4 emergency water source projects for aquaculture water, and 29 farms have been included in the local water supply source and water supply network construction plan. As of November 3, the sown area of wheat in the province has completed 33.878 million mu, accounting for 78.73% of the planned area, which is basically the same as the usual year.
The reporter learned from the agricultural and rural departments of Anhui Province that in the next step, the agricultural and rural departments of various cities and counties in Anhui will organize cadres and agricultural technicians to further refine the technical plan for drought resistance, and carry out itinerant technical training in the worst-hit areas and the front line of production. Do a good job of guidance service; We should put the protection of livestock and poultry breeding and large-scale livestock and poultry drinking water in an important position, ensure the safety of drinking water for livestock and poultry, strengthen epidemic prevention and implement various prevention and control measures. Ensure the stability of aquatic product production, strengthen daily management, guide reasonable and save water.