On December 3rd, the 4th Blood Orange Festival press conference of "Famous Orange in the Famous City" was held at Zizhong County Media Center. Jiang Xuefei, deputy secretary of the county party committee and secretary of the Party Working Committee of the Zizhong Economic and Technological Development Zone, Wang Dong, deputy head of the county, and heads of relevant county-level departments; reporters from China Net, People's Daily Overseas Net, China Rural Net, Sichuan Daily, Neijiang Daily and other news media participated in the release meeting.
At the meeting, Jiang Xuefei released the relevant information of the 4th “China · Zizhong” Blood Orange Festival, and the spokespersons of the county agricultural and rural bureaus and other units answered questions from media reporters in detail.
It is understood that the blood orange festival will run from November 2019 to May 2020, and will be held at 9:30 on January 6, 2020 in the grand auditorium of the Honghong Theater. This blood orange festival will be held Blood orange creative contest, blood orange marketing conference, blood orange festival mining ceremony, blood orange festival economic and trade negotiation and signing conference, blood orange promotion conference and other activities.
In recent years, Zizhong County has established Zizhong Blood Orange as one of its characteristic leading industries based on the “4 + 5 + 5” modern industrial system based on Zizhong Blood Orange's national characteristic product advantage zone. "Billion industry" goal, fully promote the development of the whole industrial chain of Zizhong Blood Orange. It is expected that by the end of 2019, the county's blood orange planting area will reach more than 260,000 acres, with an output of about 400,000 tons, and the direct output value will exceed 2.4 billion yuan.