Guangxi Datangxia Water Control Project Irrigation District Project Starts

Seetao 2022-06-06 15:05
  • The project is mainly based on agricultural irrigation, taking into account the water supply of villages and towns
  • After the completion of the project, the newly restored irrigation area was 575,000 mu, and the improved irrigation area was 484,000 mu
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On June 6, 2022, the Guangxi Datangxia Water Control Project Irrigation Area Project officially started construction in Guigang City, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. According to reports, the Guangxi Datangxia Water Conservancy Project Irrigation District is one of the 150 major water conservancy projects deployed and implemented by the State Council, and it is also one of the six major irrigation districts that will be focused on promoting construction in 2022 as determined by the 167th executive meeting of the State Council in 2022.

The Guangxi Datangxia Water Control Project Irrigation Area is designed to have an irrigation area of 1.001 million mu, 652 kilometers of canals (pipes) to be constructed, and an installed capacity of 128,000 kilowatts of newly built and restored pumping stations, with a total investment of 8.008 billion yuan and a total construction period of 60 months. Guiping City, Pingnan County and Xingbin District involved in the irrigation area are included in the list of major grain-producing counties in the "National Plan for Newly Increased Grain Production Capacity (2009-2020)", among which Guiping City is the largest grain producer in Guangxi Base; Xingbin District and Wuxuan County are listed as key production counties in the National Development Plan for Main Sugar Cane Production Areas (2015-2020), and are important grain and sugar cane production bases in Guangxi.

After the completion of the project, it will effectively solve the outstanding problems in arable land irrigation and urban and rural water supply in typical arid areas in Guigang and Laibin cities, and create a base for "two high and one excellent" agricultural products such as high-quality characteristic grain in Guangxi, high-yield and high-sugar sugarcane, etc. , Lay a solid foundation for promoting rural revitalization and economic and social development in ethnic areas, and make positive contributions to ensuring national food security. Editor/He Yuting