[P] . CCTV News (News Broadcast): The national wheat harvest is coming to an end, and various regions are seizing agricultural time, scientifically and efficiently coordinating and dispatching agricultural machinery, and promoting summer harvest and crop pressing.
As of the 17th, over 297 million acres of winter wheat have been harvested nationwide. Wheat harvests in Sichuan, Hubei, Anhui, Henan, Jiangsu and other regions have successively succeeded.
At present, the progress of wheat harvesting in Shandong has exceeded 90%. In Laixi, 758000 mu of wheat is being harvested. The agricultural department has organized more than 1100 wheat Combine harvester and more than 4600 corn planters to ensure that each piece is ripe, harvested and sowed. The progress of wheat harvesting in Shanxi has reached nearly 80%. In Linfen, 3 million mu of wheat has reached the peak of summer harvest, and the local government is vigorously promoting new technologies to ensure the return of wheat grains to the warehouse.
The summer planting work in various regions is also progressing in an orderly manner. At present, the progress of summer planting in Shaanxi has exceeded 90%. While promoting the use of advanced agricultural machinery and equipment, the local government is further strengthening the scientific guidance of agricultural technicians. In Taizhou, Jiangsu, rice transplanting operations were immediately initiated after the wheat harvest was completed. In the summer planting this year, the local farm improved and planted high-yield and high-quality rice varieties, and added a new generation of side deep fertilization and other devices on the Rice transplanter, laying the foundation for bumper harvest and yield increase. In Tianchang, Anhui, with all 960000 acres of wheat harvested, summer rice planting began. With the assistance of the agricultural department, a local agricultural machinery service team was established to improve planting efficiency through technological means. In Linhai, Zhejiang Province, the planting and transplanting of single season late rice is under way. The rate of Mechanised agriculture in the whole process has exceeded 90%. At present, 70% of the planting has been completed.
Source: CCTV Network