HOME >  News

Pitaya successfully takes root in the land of fish and rice

“Thousands of Jin (a unit of weight, (1 Jin =1/2 kilogram)) of fruits from the pitaya greenhouses were sold during the National Day of this year, generating more than RMB 10000 of income for Nihu Village.” On October 23, Yu Xianwen, the head of Hubei Ruihong Agricultural Ecological Park, Nihu Village, Diaodong Subdistrict Office, Hanchuan City, introduced this news to reporters.

Hubei Ruihong Agricultural Ecological Park has a total investment of more than RMB 30 million, with a built-up area of 1300 mu, including 560 mu of core park at present. This park is also a civilized practice base in Hanchuan. It has built more than 100 research and travel experience projects such as pollution-free vegetable production base, ecological orchard demonstration base, ecological farm experience area and traditional green agricultural area which can be used for picking, sightseeing and fishing, jungle field base, human Ferris wheel, clay pot and stove, with an annual output value of more than RMB 50 million. Relying on the Agricultural Ecological Park, more than 100 people in Nihu Village have been employed and increased their incomes at home.