Recently, the Beautiful South Rural Complex in Xixiangtang District of Nanning City saw a bumper grape harvest. It was understood that all grape planting bases in Beautiful South adopted advanced standard production technology for pollution-free food, and it put forward self-picking programs all year round, so as to satisfy citizens’ picking demands. The bases integrated grapes, wine culture, technology, popularization of science and tourism as a whole, and built themselves into demonstration areas and exhibition platforms of characteristic agriculture and leisure agriculture in Beautiful South.
According to Cao Muming, technical director in Beautiful South, there are 8 high-quality grape varieties such as Shine-Muscat grapes, Chenxiang grapes, Jingyou grapes and Summer Black grapes in here. Among them, the grapes of Shine-Muscat, Chenxiang and Jumeigui with rose flavor could be picked in all four seasons. Moreover, the wine brewed by them tastes delicious with good color and flavor, and it is one of the most characteristic green specialties in Beautiful South. As for the planting of grapes, green cultivation method is adopted: laying mulch films on ground, installing insect proof nets, and covering each bunch of grapes with fruit bag, thus to avoid the utilization of insecticide and herbicide. The grapes produced are pollution-free and safe to eat.