In 2018, the CPC committees and people’s governments at all levels in Nanning strengthened the adjustment of agricultural structure to ensure the steady increase in the production of major agricultural products in Nanning. Under the policy background of agricultural restructuring, the grain planting area and production of the city declined in 2018, and the commercial crops like cane and vegetables grew steadily.
It is learned that the scale of grain cultivation has been reduced in 2018, and the yield per unit has increased. The sown area of grain in Nanning was 425,800 hectares, down 2.43% year-on-year; the grain output was 2,114,200 tons, down 0.7% year-on-year. The cane planting area and its output increased steadily. In 2018, the cane planting area was 142,300 hectares, up by 0.7% year-on-year, and the cane production was 11.686 million tons, up by 1.7% year-on-year, among which the sugarcane planting area and its output increased by 1% and 2.4%, respectively. In addition, the planting scale of vegetables, melon and fruits continued to expand. In 2018, the vegetable planting area of Nanning was 248,200 hectares, up by 2.9% year-on-year; the vegetable output was 5.6325 million tons, up by 3.3% year-on-year. The planting area and output of muskmelon increased by 10.5% and 17.4% year-on-year, respectively.