2022-02-28

Minning Town, China’s “landmark” of poverty reduction: “dry beach” butterfly becomes “Golden Beach”

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(China’s decade) China’s poverty reduction “landmark” minning Town: “dry beach” butterfly becomes “Golden Beach”

China News Agency, Yinchuan, February 28 – Title: China’s poverty reduction “landmark” minning Town: “dry beach” Butterfly “Golden Beach”

The rain has passed, and it is close to waking. Minning Town, Yongning County, 50 kilometers away from Yinchuan City, the capital of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, has an endless plain. New agricultural machines “rumble” and a large area of wine grape vines at the foot of Helan Mountain gradually “wake up”, open the land of hibernation, and 66000 immigrants plant the hope of spring.

Minning Town, China’s “landmark” of poverty reduction: “dry beach” butterfly becomes “Golden Beach”

In the live broadcast room of Qiao’s daughter-in-law, villagers started as anchor to sell Ningxia characteristic agricultural products. Yu jingshe

From the “dry beach” with no birds flying in the sky and no grass growing underground to the “Golden Beach” with shady trees, thousands of hectares of fertile fields and rich people, minning town is an ecological immigrant Township inhabited by many nationalities in Ningxia.

*** He named the Huangyangtan Diaozhuang resettlement site in Yuquanying Development Zone on the Ningxia plain minning Village (now minning town). The people in the “Xihaigu” mountainous area began a history of large-scale relocation and resettlement from south to north.

Xie Xingchang is the first family to move here. That year, he traveled more than 300 kilometers with five fellow villagers and settled in minning village from Xiji County, Guyuan City. “Moving from the mountain valley to dapingtan changed our fate.” Looking back on that year, Xie Xingchang was still full of hope, building houses, leveling the land, diverting the Yellow River into the beach… Overcoming various difficulties, batch after batch of immigrants took root.

Minning Town, China’s “landmark” of poverty reduction: “dry beach” butterfly becomes “Golden Beach”(1)

Tourists punch in at the tourist center of minning town. Photo by Li Peishan

Minning Town, built for immigration, has attracted tens of thousands of Fujian people in the fields of management, science and technology, education, medical treatment and more than 300 million yuan (RMB, the same below) of Fujian assistance fund. Since then, a new chapter in the cooperative development between the East and the West has begun on the land of China.

With the support of many parties, minning town has developed industries such as characteristic breeding, cultural tourism, photovoltaic power generation, commerce and logistics according to local conditions. Production lines are laid at the door of the house, and poverty alleviation projects are also invested at the entrance of the village. Minning Town, which is prosperous due to poverty alleviation, has infinitely extended the poverty alleviation industrial chain.

In the 52 newly built facilities greenhouses in the horticultural village, the cherries about to mature have been booked in advance by merchants; The fish culture facilities in the vegetable greenhouse in Yuanlong village make pollution a “past tense”; There are more than 23000 beef cattle in the standardized cowshed in each village; More than 80000 mu of wine grapes in the town have also become the best place for villagers to work locally… What surprised the villagers in minning town most is that mobile phones have become new agricultural tools and e-commerce has also become new agricultural work.

“Welcome to the Qiao daughter-in-law live broadcasting room…” in the minning Qiao daughter-in-law live broadcasting poverty alleviation workshop at the end of the mobile phone, 13 once registered poor households turned into “anchors” to send the honey, tomato, wine, goat milk, Morchella and other agricultural products of minning town to all parts of China through e-commerce. The newly established Fujian goods area also allows tremella, laver, tea tree mushroom, Agaricus blazei Mushrooms and other Fujian local specialties have opened up a market in the northwest.

According to Zhou Deqiang, member of the Standing Committee of Yongning County Party committee and Secretary of minning town Party committee, by the end of 2021, the land intensive and large-scale operation of minning town accounted for 60%. The annual collective economic income of the six administrative villages exceeded 6 million yuan, and the per capita disposable income of immigrants reached more than 16000 yuan, an increase of more than 30 times compared with the beginning of relocation. As a landmark in the history of poverty reduction in China, minning town has accumulated a series of valuable experience that can be popularized and replicated in poverty alleviation cooperation between the East and the West. It has also won the titles of “national model for poverty alleviation”, “national model collective for national unity and progress”, “national rural governance demonstration township” and “national key rural tourism town”, and has been successfully selected into national characteristic towns “Top 1000 towns in China in 2021”.

Driven by the demonstration of minning cooperation, more than 110 minning cooperation demonstration villages, more than 20 minning cooperation resettlement new villages and 320 relocation and resettlement areas have emerged in Ningxia, with a cumulative relocation of more than 1 million people. The construction of “minning demonstration village” has also been written into the guiding opinions of the CPC Central Committee and the State Council on the three-year action to win the battle against poverty, which has been popularized throughout the country. (end)