Recently, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs announced the list of the ninth batch of national “One Village One Product” demonstration villages and towns, 18 villages and towns in Hubei Province were selected, and Dayu Village of Geputan Town of Yunmeng County is on the list. So far, Xiaogan City has 10 national “One Village One Product” demonstration villages and towns.
Geputan Town is a vegetable town in Xiaogan, its “Kenong 303” mulch film potato has become one of the six brands of the Gepu famous dishes in the wholesale markets of 28 large and medium-sized cities across the country. The potato planting scale of the Town is 14,410 mu, of which the potato planting area of Dayu Village is 1,030 mu; the annual value of production is 31.27 million yuan; the average household income is 20,243 yuan; and the per capita income is 7,200 yuan. The situation of “potatoes can be found everywhere in the village; every family grows potatoes; and everyone sells potatoes” is formed. It has become a pillar industry for the villagers to get rid of poverty.