Fair honours Hung Yen orange
Saturday, 2017-11-25 10:30:19
NDO - Hung Yen Orange Fair is organised for the first time in Ecopark, in the northern province of Hung Yen, from November 25-26, aiming to promote and introduce agricultural products from Hung Yen Province in general and the province’s oranges in particular.
Addressing the opening ceremony, Nguyen Minh Quang, Vice Chairman of the provincial People's Committee, affirmed that the fair is an opportunity for cooperatives, gardeners, business households to exchange experiences, listen to suggestions by consumers, distributors to improve product quality.
Meanwhile, the event also contributes to promote, preserve and develop the brand name of agricultural products of Hung Yen, he added.
The fair features 53 booths exhibiting products, which includes oranges, citrus fruits and other provincial agricultural items. The oranges are selected from districts in the province such as Van Giang, KhoaiChau, Kim Dong, Yen My, Phu Cu and Hung Yen city.
Hung Yen Province has over 1,400 ha of orange and mandarin plantation, harvesting more than 31,000 tonnes of the fruit per year.
Hung Yen oranges are famous for their superior quality compared to other localities. This is due to the fact that gardeners and ornamental growers in Hung Yen always combine traditional farming skills with the latest technologies and technical advances into the VietGAP production model, ensuring quality and safety for consumers.