News from this website On March 1, Tang Renjian, Director of the Central Agricultural Office, Party Secretary and Minister of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs The Fourth Five-Year Plan listens to expert opinions and suggestions. The meeting emphasized that it is necessary to thoroughly study and implement General Secretary Xi Jinping’s important expositions on”agriculture, rural areas and farmers” and the decisions and deployments of the Party Central Committee and the State Council. Policies and measures for accelerating the modernization of agriculture and rural areas provide strong support for the realization of the”14th Five-Year Plan” national economic and social development goals.
The meeting pointed out that the”14th Five-Year” agricultural and rural development has entered a new stage, facing rare opportunities and many challenges, which must be accurately grasped and addressed. First, we must give full play to the role of expert think tanks. There are many problems that need to be researched and solved in agriculture and rural areas. It is necessary to give full play to the advantages of experts’ in-depth research and high attainments, and to make suggestions for the development of agriculture and rural areas. Second, we must prepare a high-quality”14th Five-Year Plan” for agricultural and rural development. The focus is on the preparation of the”14th Five-Year” modernization plan for agriculture and rural areas and industrial plans for planting, animal husbandry, fishery, and seed industries, as well as construction plans for storage and preservation of cold chain logistics, and lead the high-quality development of agriculture and rural areas. Third, we must conduct in-depth research on major issues in agriculture and rural areas. Focusing on major issues such as the extension of agricultural and rural modernization, ensuring the supply of food and important agricultural products, implementing rural construction actions, deepening rural reforms, and promoting urban-rural integration, strengthen policy research and provide decision-making support for promoting agricultural and rural modernization.
At the symposium, experts such as Ke Bingsheng, Ma Xiaohe, Liu Qi, Wei Houkai, Ye Xingqing, Zhang Hongyu, Zhao Chunjiang, etc. focused on the extension of the connotation of agricultural and rural modernization, ensuring national food security, Opinions and suggestions were put forward on issues such as the development of rural industries, the construction of smart agriculture and digital villages, and the improvement of agricultural support and protection systems.
Liu Huanxin, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, Wu Hongyao, member of the Ministry’s Party Leadership Group and Secretary of the Central Agricultural Office, and Wei Baigang, Chief Economist and Director of the General Office attended the symposium.