Dong Thap province Shares with Kon Tum province the Model “Clubs” and Coperatives in the Province
Clubs and cooperatives are outstanding models in Dong Thap province, making great contributions to the agricultural restructuring process of the province. Therefore, the delegation of Kon Tum province spent four days to learning and studying those models in Dong Thap province.
The Chairman of the People's Committee of Dong Thap province shared with the delegation of Kon Tum province
On the morning of November 1st, Mr. Pham Thien Nghia - Chairman of the People's Committee of Dong Thap province, had a working session with the delegation of Kon Tum province, led by Mr. Nguyen Huu Thap - Vice Chairman of the People's Committee of Kon Tum province.
Mr. Pham Thien Nghia shared with the delegation about the successful discovery of the Dong Thap Muoi area in Dong Thap province, from which it has contributed to the locality becoming an agricultural province with many strengths in rice and aquatic production, fruit trees; especially recently, the province has been recovering and developing the lotus industry.
Currently, the province is continuing to implement the agricultural restructuring project, in which the activities of clubs and cooperatives are always interested by the province, creating conditions for those models’ development. These are two models that gather farmers, promote the spirit of solidarity and self-reliance of the people, link production and consumption, aim to reduce costs, increase profits, and at the same time reduce labor.
Besides clubs and cooperatives, the province also focuses on changing the mindset of farmers "from agricultural production to agricultural economy", developing products processed from agricultural products, craft villages, etc.
Mr. Nguyen Huu Thap - Vice Chairman of the People's Committee of Kon Tum province thanked the Chairman of the People's Committee of Dong Thap province for sharing and expressed his impression of Dong Thap’s achievements in agriculture.
During this business trip, the Vice Chairman of the People's Committee of Kon Tum province said that the delegation hoped to visit a number of cooperatives that had a connection between production and consumption with enterprises and visit a number of clubs to understand their organization and operation, from which to study and apply in local practice.
The Chairman of People's Committee of Dong Thap province presenting a painting made from lotus to the Vice Chairman of the People's Committee of Kon Tum province (left)
With the spirit of exchanging experiences and learning from each other, relevant departments of Dong Thap province shared with Kon Tum's delegation some contents about the establishment of clubs and province’s policies that aimed at promoting those models to cooperate – link – market.
The delegation will research those models in Phu Tho Agricultural Service Cooperative (Tam Nong District), visit Canh Tan Club (Chau Thanh District), Sa Dec Flower Village (Sa Dec City), Agricultural Service Cooperative My Dong 2 (Thap Muoi district), etc..
Translated by Gia Vi