Development Characteristics, Problems and Recommendations of Sweet Potato Industry in Fuyang City

The development of sweet potato industry in Fuyang City takes on following characteristics: increase in planting area of specialized households and professional cooperatives; increase in production input and yield; constant optimization of planting varieties; diversified planting modes. Sweet potato industry has made significant contribution to Fuyang City: (1) enriching types of agricultural products and promoting healthy diet; (2) driving development of agricultural product processing industry and increasing the employment rate of rural labor; (3) increasing financial revenue and rate of export-making foreign exchange of agricultural products; (4) increasing farmers’ income and promoting new socialist countryside construction. In line with comparative advantages and existing problems of sweet potato industry in Fuyang City, it presents corresponding industrial development recommendations.


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Issue Date:
2013-12
Publication Type:
Journal Article
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/162579
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/162579
Published in:
Asian Agricultural Research, Volume 05, Issue 12
Page range:
45-48
Total Pages:
4




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