From June 7th to 8th, Wang Chengan, deputy director of the Agricultural and Rural Affairs Bureau of Ankang City, Shaanxi Province, visited Zhang Jingguo, director of the Municipal Sericulture Center, Liu Zhengbo, director of the Cocoon and Silk Office of the Municipal Commerce Bureau, Song Daoyou, chief of the Market Operation Section, and Hanbin District, Hanbin District Accompanied by the heads of sericulture-related departments such as the Yin County Commerce Bureau, we went to the Hengkou and Shenba cocoon purchase points of Ankang Baoye Silk Co., Ltd., the Wuping and Tianhe cocoon purchase points of Hanyin County and the top of Shenba Town Cooperative, learn about the acquisition of Spring Cocoon.
At the purchase site, we learned more about the production situation of spring cocoons, checked the quality and purchase price of spring cocoons. Based on the situation of these major purchase points, the comprehensive purchase price of fresh cocoons is 44-48 yuan/kg, the price of square cluster cocoons is 48 yuan/kg, and the average cocoon price without dehumidification and cocoon removal is 46 Yuan/kg. In conversations with sericulture farmers, they generally believe that although the cocoon price has declined slightly compared with last year, the overall situation is good and they are quite satisfied. They hope that the cocoon price will remain stable, which will greatly promote the cultivation of mulberry and sericulture in the future.
At the subsequent symposium, Wang Chengan pointed out that the municipal party committee and the municipal government listed the sericulture industry as one of the six leading industries and implemented the industrial chain length system. The cities, counties and districts have introduced corresponding support policies. He hopes that the majority of sericulture farmers It is necessary to make full use of development opportunities, strengthen development confidence, expand development scale, and increase industrial income; although cocoon prices have dropped this year, due to the strengthening of the promotion and application of new varieties and new technologies and policy support, the production of silkworm cocoons has increased and the quality has improved , the income of sericulture farmers has basically not been affected; under the severe impact of the new crown epidemic, cocoon and silk enterprises have demonstrated social responsibility and appropriately increased cocoon prices to benefit sericulture farmers, encourage sericulture farmers’ enthusiasm for sericulture, stabilize the development foundation of the sericulture industry, and achieve the goal of sericulture and silkworm farmers. A win-win situation for enterprises; at the same time, city, county and district sericulture business departments are required to strengthen technical guidance, control the quality of cocoons, continuously improve the quality of cocoons, and promote the high-quality development of the sericulture industry.