All kinds of scents exclusive to this harvest season – ripe fruit, heaps of leaves, the light aroma of rice in the air, seasonal foods cooked on the stove, a slowly burning campfire… Hundreds of tents and groups of blue processions all indicate the most romantic thing is to meet you in Xincun Township this fall, which is most suitable for camping!
The town is accessible by motorway. The osmanthus planted on either side of the trail is in full bloom, giving off a sweet scent.
Xincun, or literally “new village” in Chinese, is located at the northwestern tip of Chongming Island. Two hours from downtown Shanghai, Xincun has grown rapidly.
Over the past two years, he has created two AAA national tourist destinations and a habitat that is home to four elk – a first-class protected national animal that marks the enhancement of ecology and the coexistence between humans and nature.
At the same time, 200 hectares of high-quality rice fields generated at least 100,000 yuan (US $ 15,660) each year for each of the 70 local families.
Industry, agriculture and tourism have helped a local kitchen appliance maker achieve over 50 million yuan in revenue this year, making the foreign trade OEM company with more than 1,200 employees shine. again by the charming vitality of development.
One of the latest trends when visiting the township is buying a company wok to cook the rice that grows here.
The Chia Tai group chicken farm with 3 million laying hens has been officially put into operation. The first batch of eggs was put on the shelves before the last national holiday. It is expected that 800 million safe and delicious eggs will be supplied to the Shanghai market every year.
An upscale host family that opened before National Day reported no vacancies during the holidays despite high prices.
Last weekend, Xincun celebrated this year’s harvest. The remote commune is building an idyllic complex characterized by the “synchronization of production, life and ecology” and a “trinity” of agriculture, culture and tourism.
Industry experts shared their thoughts on the future development model and opportunities at Xincun from their experiences in travel services, wildlife protection and youth growth camps.
A Saturday activity also marked the start of the first “Rice Paddy-Starry Sky” tent festival, which dazzled campers with green skylines, ripe rice and a slow-motion life.
Xincun’s mission is to become a practical demonstration area for the Shanghai Rural Revitalization Campaign.
The communal authority adheres to the general tone of seeking progress while maintaining stability, giving more importance to promoting the common prosperity of the population and improving the level of rural construction.
Xincun will continuously improve the overall economy as a driving force for development and forge its characteristics of soft power.
It will strive to form a reasonable spatial layout and a new multifunctional model of urban and rural development in which industries are integrated, infrastructure is improved, the rural landscape is pleasant, public services are strong, grassroots governance is orderly and farmers lead rich lives.
During the period of the 14th Five-Year Plan (2021-2025), Xincun will accelerate its industrial transformation.
It will fully promote the transformation and modernization of industries and accelerate the formation of a new industrial system featuring rice cultivation and industry and tourism as well as advanced manufacturing.