Ecological agricultural industrial park built in Ngari to boost economy
By:China Tibet News
Mar. 15, 2018 -- Aerial photo taken on March 13 shows the scenery of the ecological agricultural industrial park of Shiquanhe Town, Gar County, Ngari Prefecture, Tibet Autonomous Region. [Photo/Xinhua]
Mar. 15, 2018 -- With an average altitude of over 4500 meters, Ngari Prefecture is known as "the ridge of the roof of the world".
The ecological agricultural industrial park that integrates fruit, vegetable, and flower planting, as well as livestock breeding is established in Shiquanhe Town, Gar County by the local government. The park covers an area of 730 mu and now all supporting facilities have been completed.
The operation mode of the park is "company + cooperative + farmers and herdsmen + poverty-stricken families" and it is contracted out to the local masses. After entering the peak season, 200 posts can be added in the park, solving the employment issue of poverty-stricken families.