Recently, Litang Town of Binyang County, while doing a good job in epidemic prevention and control, has innovated in measures to promote industries and stabilize employment, so as to consolidate the poverty alleviation achievements.
On the premise of booming traditional industries, Litang Town focuses on strengthening the collective economy of all villages and gradually explores a new way for the sustainable development of the collective economy. Among these efforts, the sugarcane cooperative in Shagu Village helps the poor people find multiple ways to increase income by hiring poor labor forces to engage in planting, field management and other jobs. Up to now, the cooperative has helped more than 40 poor households to increase income, with an average monthly increase of 2,000 yuan per person. According to Tang Yonghua, one of the villagers in the first group of Shagu Village, Litang Town, the excellent sugarcane quality is due to sufficient planting experience. This year, there is another 20 mu of area for sugarcane planting, which is expected to bring an increase of 50,000 yuan.