(BGO) - There were 662 farms meeting criteria set by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development in Bac Giang, according to a general survey on rural areas, agriculture and fisheries carried out in July, 2016.
The animal farm of Nguyen Van Bao and his family in Gianh Cu Village, Quy Son Commune, Luc Ngan District (Photo: Huy Nam).
The figure saw an annual increase of 175 farms.
Of the total, 588 farms specialize in animal husbandry, while the remainders are involved in crop cultivation, forestry and general services.
Most of local farms concentrate in the districts of Tan Yen, Hiep Hoa and Luc Ngan. The annual revenue of farms averages more than one billion VND (45,000 USD).
According to the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, the statistics will be helpful in making plans and policies on agricultural and rural development in the years to come./.
By Trinh Lan