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Longmen: Creation of 3 demonstration zones for rural revitalization

Longmen: Creation of 3 demonstration zones for rural revitalization

Idle farm houses in Longtian Old Liang Village were transformed into idyllic bed and breakfasts.

Promoting rich and prosperous village industries, building beautiful and happy villages, and creating demonstration belts for rural revitalization are the highlights of Huizhou's efforts to promote comprehensive rural revitalization. Nandu reporter learned from Longmen County that the county plans to build the "ecological field garden - quiet beautiful Yao township" and "three life experience - recreation and agriculture tourism" rural revitalization integrated demonstration belt this year, and start the "pleasant Longmen - industry, trade, culture and tourism" rural revitalization integrated demonstration belt. "Through the creation of the integrated demonstration belt for rural revitalization, the integrated development of one, two and three industries along the township and around the township will be realized, thus forming a fine line of rural tourism and promoting the comprehensive revitalization of the countryside with a point.

"Tianmei Yao Township" on the list of China's beautiful leisure countryside

Recently, the official website of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development announced the public list of beautiful leisure villages in China in 2022, and Shangdong Village in Lantian Yao Township, Longmen County, Huizhou City was on the list. Shangdong Village is located in the northernmost part of Lantian Yao Township, far from the hustle and bustle of the city, with 94% forest coverage. In addition to having good ecological advantages, Shangdong Village is also one of the ethnic villages with the largest percentage of minority population in Guangdong Province, with most of the villagers being Yao people. Every year on the 15th day of the eighth month of the lunar calendar, the local villagers conduct the Yao "Fire Dog Dance", a traditional Yao folklore event that attracts many foreign tourists, including the "Fire Dog Dance" and the "Weaving of Ribbons".

The newly built cultural square in Shangdong Village is a happy haven for children. Every evening, village children always enjoy playing in this 2,000-square-meter cultural square, while the adults dance in the square. The Jiangwan Park near the village committee is clean and elegant, combining many functions such as Yao style display, cultural promotion, leisure sports and parent-child play.

According to local villagers, Jiangwan Park was once a wasteland full of weeds, infested with insects and snakes, children running to play inside some of the dangers of the rainy season, the river will rise to flood the ground. After the river berm was rebuilt, the flooding problem was solved and the area became a beautiful riverside park.

The change of village appearance in Shangdong Village is a microcosm of the construction of new rural demonstration area in Longmen County. According to the plan, about 50 node projects such as comprehensive service center, entrance sign building, Shangdong cultural square and dancing fire dog cultural park are built in the demonstration area. According to the planning of the demonstration area, the area focuses on cultivating and developing industries with special advantages, taking Lantian Yao Township Orchid Base as the leader, guiding and supporting enterprises and farmers' cooperatives to jointly develop more than one leisure agriculture project such as tea, fruit and vegetable picking, fish fishing, plant and animal ornamental. Take Yao style park as the leader to create ethnic style tourism line; rely on Tiequan and Shang natural hot spring to create a street of Longtian farming restaurant.

According to Liu Yefeng, Party Secretary of Lantian Yao Township, in recent years, the township adheres to the principle of "agriculture as the nucleus, culture and tourism together", through the development of agricultural industries such as selenium-rich rice, economic forestry fruits, forest crops, ornamental flowers, to create agricultural and forestry landscapes, and vigorously develop new agricultural industries such as ecological agriculture, recycling agriculture, tourism agriculture and rural tourism. At the same time, the Yao culture, folk culture and cultivation culture will be explored, and the development and display of tourism will strengthen the promotion and inheritance of the special culture of Lantian Yao Township, accelerate the development of high quality, and build an ecological tourism and recreation town where mountains and water flourish together.

Improve the living environment and introduce industrial projects

Longtian Township of Longmen County is rich in natural resources, with a landscape of "nine parts of mountains and one part of fields" and a forest coverage rate of 72%, making it an important town for ecological agriculture and ecological tourism in Longmen. As the expansion area of the county, Longtian Town insists on the development idea of giving equal importance to ecological tourism and green industry, and vigorously develops the five modern agricultural industries of "honey, rice, orchid, tea and chicken". At the same time, combined with the local high-quality tourism resources, improve the living environment, the idle farmhouse will be transformed into a field of bed and breakfast, and promote the integration of the three industries.

The town relies on ecological advantages and rich water resources, vigorously develop ecological tourism, the introduction of the development of Longmen Iron Spring and Shang natural hot springs in 2007 and 2012 were rated national 4A scenic spots, Longtian town has won the "Guangdong Province, technological innovation professional town (tourism)" "China's best rural leisure tourism destination" "China's best cultural and ecological tourism town" and other titles.

In recent years, with the establishment of the exit of Wushen Expressway in the hinterland of Longtian Town, the local area has ushered in new development opportunities. Longmen County Silk Miao rice, three yellow bearded chicken two provincial modern agricultural industrial park are laid out here, providing good conditions for the local development of modern agriculture. It is understood that Longmen County Silk Miao Rice Industrial Park will be put into operation in 2020, bringing together the functions of processing, scientific research and innovation, production demonstration and leisure tourism, etc. At present, there are four enterprises with an annual processing capacity of about 34,000 tons and a total annual output value of about 200 million yuan, which improves the modern demonstration and guiding effect of silk miao rice production in Longtian Town, and the total capacity is expected to exceed 100,000 tons after full completion.

Longmen County three yellow bearded chicken industrial park is accelerating construction, is expected to be put into operation at the end of 2022, when the annual slaughter scale will reach 10 million, while supporting 10,000 tons of cold storage, become radiation Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao Bay Area and even the country's high-quality three yellow bearded chicken distribution center.

Orchid cultivation is also an advantageous industry in Longtian Township. Longtian has built the orchid base of Royal Flower Source, planting nearly 800 mu of national orchids such as ink orchids and gladiolus orchids, driving farmers to plant about 1,500 mu. In addition, Huizhou City key projects, the original ecological honey brewing vinegar beverage plant project is expected to be put into operation in 2023, the annual need to purchase 3,500 tons of raw honey from farmers in the area.

Rural revitalization demonstration belt project

Inclusion of the top ten practical matters of people's livelihood

Driven by industry, Longmen's beautiful countryside is more livable. In the past year, Longmen built a provincial-level new rural demonstration project, and created 2 eco-friendly and beautiful countryside demonstration towns and 94 beautiful villages. This reporter learned from this year's Longmen County government work report that in 2022, Longmen County will build a new model of rural revitalization in a strong and orderly manner, build a comprehensive demonstration belt of rural revitalization with "Three Life Experiences - Leisure and Agricultural Tourism" and "Ecological Field - Beautiful Yao Township", and launch the The "Pleasant Dragon Gate - Industry, Trade, Culture and Tourism" rural revitalization demonstration belt will be built. These three rural revitalization demonstration belt projects have been included in the county's top ten practical matters of people's livelihood this year.

In particular, the report mentions that Longmen will further optimize the spatial development pattern of urban and rural areas, delineate the red line of permanent basic farmland protection and urban development boundary, prepare village planning according to local conditions, increase the integration of funds related to agriculture, and also further deepen the comprehensive reform of rural areas, prudently promote the reform of the rural residential base system, and explore the form of separation of ownership, eligibility and use of residential bases. And through the in-depth development of rural habitat environment improvement and upgrading five-year action, the overall grasp of rural toilet revolution, domestic sewage and garbage management, to promote 80% of the administrative villages to meet the standard of beautiful and livable village; to create a ring around the South Kunshan, Sha Run - Muzhuan, Guifeng Mountain - Paradise Mountain - Lantian area 3 high-end B&B gathering area, the construction of scenic fast track 5, 2 tourist distribution center, improve the tourism signage system, continue to upgrade Intelligent tourism application system, enhance the "fast in slow travel" environment.

Ecology has always been Longmen's greatest advantage and brightest bottom color. As the province's first national ecological civilization construction demonstration county, in the past ten years, Longmen County to strongly promote the battle of pollution prevention and control, continue to fight a good ecological civilization construction lasting war, the successful creation of national ecological civilization construction demonstration county, the county-wide Chinese natural oxygen bar, was awarded the national rural domestic sewage management demonstration county, the national water-saving society construction standards county.

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Ecological Field - Tianmei Yaoxiang Rural Revitalization Demonstration Belt (Phase I)

The project covers 3 townships (streets) and 16 villages (dwellings) in Longcheng Street, Longtian Township and Lantian Yao Township, radiating 172 village groups and 31,200 rural people, covering an area of 62.91 square kilometers and a total length of 28 kilometers. The project will focus on the integrated development of one, two, three industries, house base reform, agricultural industry layout, rural style improvement and integration of rural tourism and other five aspects of the unified construction and upgrading along the route.

Three Life Experiences-Rural Revitalization Demonstration Belt of Recreation and Agricultural Tourism (Phase I)

The project covers 2 towns (districts) and 7 villages (dwellings) in Yong Han Town and Nan Kunshan Ecological Tourism Zone, radiating 61 village groups and 13,000 rural people, covering an area of 68 square kilometers and a total length of 30 kilometers. The project revolves around five aspects of unified construction and upgrading along the route, such as integrated development of one, two, three industries, house base reform, agricultural industry layout, rural style improvement and integration of rural tourism.

Pleasant Dragon Gate - Industry, Trade, Culture and Tourism Rural Revitalization Demonstration Belt (Phase I)

The project covers 2 streets and 15 villages (dwellings) in Pingling Street and Longcheng Street, radiating 191 village groups and 32,200 rural people, covering an area of 141.09 square kilometers and a total length of 28 kilometers. The project focuses on the integrated development of one, two, three industries, house base reform, agricultural industry layout, rural style improvement and integration of rural tourism and other five aspects of the unified construction and upgrading along the route.

Writer/Photographer: Nandu reporter Huang Hailin intern Chen Jiaqi correspondent Huang Xiaolong