Peanut, commonly known as long life fruit, groundnut, is a main oil crop in the county with its long planting history and vast planting area, raking first among counties of Hubei Province for its gross production and production per unit area .

Peanut of Dawu is renowned far and wide for its “small fruit, light coat and sweet flavor”. Peanut kernel contains about 50% fat, 30% protein, 20% carbohydrate as well as various vitamins such as vitamins A, B and E, extremely high in nutritive value. Peanut can be adopted in oil manufacture as raw materials and can also become tasty food as well as effective medicine in disease treatment. After being soaked in vinegar for one week, consumption of 10 pieces or so of them in morning and evening separately can bring down cholesterol and prevent high blood pressure, angiocarpy and other diseases; If you have diseases as hydrochloric acid in gastric juice, stomachache or gastric ulcer, keep eating a handful of peanuts in morning and evening can cure your stomach illness thoroughly once and for all. For above-mentioned effective folk remedies, you might as well have a try.

To further improve peanut output and make better use of medicinal value of peanut, “double cropping peanut” has been successfully planted as experiment in the County and the County promotes mulch peanuts on a large scale as well as has developed many mid-range and top-range peanut food such as ‘multi-flavor peanut’ and ‘gingko peanut”.

The product ‘gingko peanut’ adopts scientific nutrition formulation, combining advantages of peanut and gingko together; unique manufacturing technique and sophiscated choice of materials along with contained 35% protein and 8 sorts of amino acids and various vitamins which are essential to the body; especially rich in asparagic acid which can promote brain development and enhance memory ability, possessing superior nutritive and dietary therapy value; the product can invigorate the spleen and stimulate the appetite and it also has auxiliary effect for diseases like cerebral thrombosis, high blood pressure, urocytitis and gastrointestinal tract, making it popular for disease treatment and nutrition supplement. The product sells well throughout the country and is extremely popular among customers.