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On the morning of September 11, the three-day 15th Wuxi Modern Agriculture Expo kicked off in the convention and exhibition hall of the Wuxi Sports Center. Huang Qin, Secretary of the CPC Wuxi Municipal Committee, announced the opening of the 15th Wuxi Modern Agriculture Expo and visited the exhibitions. Du Xiaogang, Mayor of Wuxi, presented awards to enterprises shortlisted in the first “Top Ten Brands of Agricultural Products in Wuxi”. Xu Jie, Deputy Secretary of the CPC Wuxi Municipal Committee, and Cai Heng, Deputy Director of the Jiangsu Provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Affairs delivered speeches. Leaders of Wuxi Mr. Lu Zhijian, Mr. Wu Fengfeng, Mr. Li Qiufeng and Mr. Wu Zhonglin, Ma Tongbang, Vice Mayor of Haidong, Qinghai, and Zhang Lijun, Secretary General of the Wuxi Municipal People’s Government, attended the opening ceremony.
In recent years, Wuxi has firmly grasped the strategic opportunity of rural revitalization, solidly promoted the high-quality development of modern agriculture, vigorously implemented the five major actions of industrial quality improvement, innovation-driven development, main body development, platform construction and green leadership, accelerated promoting agriculture from increasing production to improving quality, and focused on the construction of a modern agricultural industry system, so as to develop the modern agriculture in a prosperous way. As "a grand event for agriculture, a grand meeting for farmers and a feast for citizens", the Wuxi Modern Agriculture Expo has been successfully held for 14 sessions so far, attracting more than 1.97 million people from more than 3,600 domestic and foreign enterprises in hundreds of sister cities inside and outside Jiangsu Province. It has become one of the most influential agriculture exhibitions and agriculture events in Jiangsu Province. Themed on "Wu Shang Nong Guang · Xi Wang Nin Lai", the 15th Wuxi Modern Agriculture Expo is committed to building a cooperation platform integrating business exchanges, scientific and technological cooperation and resource integration, so as to fully demonstrate the new achievements of Wuxi's work on "agriculture, rural areas, and farmers", the new image of agricultural enterprises and the new style of farmers.
The Expo not only showcased the development achievements of "agriculture, rural areas, and farmers" and sold agricultural products, but also built a platform for agricultural industry cooperation. More than 190 standard booths marketed more than 1,000 products such as local high-quality green agricultural products and distinctive agricultural products in Haidong, Yan'an, Huocheng County, Aheqi County, Panjin and Xuzhou, 6 cities (counties) enjoying pair-up support from Wuxi, and some other cities in Jiangsu Province. The people can find national distinctive high-quality agricultural products here. The exhibition also had exhibition areas such as construction of hundreds of industrial parks by hundreds of enterprises, "village-enterprise development for modernization", Wuxi's top ten agricultural product brands and the most beautiful new-type young farmers, and never-ending online agricultural expo, the "new agricultural elites" live broadcast marketing and other events to promote exchange and cooperation and expand the sales market of agricultural enterprises, agricultural cooperatives and family farms. (Photo/Wuxi Daily)