Quality of agricultural products to improve2017-03-16
The Ministry of Agriculture has published a five-year plan to improve the quality of agricultural products, including measures to ensure that products such as apples, tea and pork can be traced back to their producers.
China takes a step closer to green agriculture2017-03-01
Chinese farmers apply 70 percent more chemicals on crops than the world average, but the country is taking a step closer to green agriculture by encouraging farmers to reduce the use of chemical fertilizers.
China's food prices decrease2017-02-14
Food prices in China fell slightly last week, due to cheaper vegetables, meat and eggs, the Ministry of Commerce said Monday.
Rural areas get backing to improve infrastructure2017-02-07
China is to invest 3.4 trillion yuan ($495 billion) over the next four years to improve infrastructure in rural areas, including water supplies, roads and power supplies, as the government seeks to boost incomes and encourage startups.
Fresh drive sought for rural sector2017-02-06
The development of new industries and new types of operations is to be encouraged to bring fresh momentum to China's agricultural sector, according to the government's first policy document of 2017.