Category Archives: Agriculture Fishery & Forestry

Ma Jian Tong attended the start meeting of “Research over China’s Forest Resource Auditing and Green Economy Evaluation System” project

On May 10, “Research over China’s Forest Resource Auditing and Green Economy Evaluation System” project was started in Beijing, the implementation of the project will be jointly contributed by the State Forestry Administration and the National Bureau of Statistics. Chief of National Bureau of Statistics, Ma Jian Tong attended the meeting and made ​​an important speech.

Farmer used highly toxic pesticide to grow ginger: the ginger will not be consumed by themselves

It’s recently reported that in Weifang, Shandong Province, some ginger farmers were using Shen NongDan, the main component of which is a highly toxic pesticide called aldicarb. 50 mg of aldicarb can cause death of a 50-kg person, and it can not be directly used for vegetables and fruits. Aldicarb also has a feature that can be fully absorbed by any part of the plant.