N Chinese Province Develops Modern Agricultural Parks to Help Local Women

December 29, 2018  Editor: Guo Lina

Local women pinch dead leaves for potted leeks in the greenhouse of a modern agricultural park in Raoyang County. [Xinhua/Li Xiaoguo]

 

In recent years, the local government in Raoyang County, north China's Hebei Province, has developed modern agricultural parks to help women who are living without their migrant husbands find jobs near their homes and increase their incomes.

As of now, they have built 16 agricultural parks and helped over 500 women find jobs.

 

Local women fasten seedlings of cucumbers in the greenhouse of a modern agricultural park in Raoyang County. [Xinhua/Li Xiaoguo]

Local women dilute fertilizers in the greenhouse of a modern agricultural park in Raoyang County. [Xinhua/Li Xiaoguo]

 

(Source: Xinhua/Translated and edited by Women of China)

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