(HBO) – Solanum jelly and solanum tea infuser bags developed by Bao Hieu agro-forestry cooperative in Yen Thuy district and its partners have won the taste of many consumers inside and outside the province.
Member of the Bao
Hieu agro-forestry cooperative harvest solanum in Nhuoi hamlet, Da Phuc commune.
Plantation of solanum trilobatum (also solanum) was piloted in Da Phuc commune,
Yen Thuy district under the poverty alleviation programme in 2015. Thanks to
fertile soil and favourable conditions, the plant has been well developed in
the locality, with pharmacological properties four times higher than when it is
grown in other areas.
The Bao Hieu agro-forestry cooperative was established to mobilise local
farmers to cultivate solanum.
In 2018, it produced more than 200,000 solanum saplings, and worked to find
markets for the herb. Farmers in Dam hamlet are growing the herb in an area of
40 hectares as compared to 10 hectares in 2016. The herb is sold at stable
price of 35,000 VND per kilogramme, bringing about 400 million VND in revenue
for local farmers.
As an important medicinal plant, solanum is said to be among the best solutions
to detoxifying liver; lowering liver enzyme levels; supporting to treat
Hepatitis B, fatty liver, hyperlipidemia and cirrhosis; easing gout pain;
treating rashes caused by liver failure; treating rheumatism, backache and
cough due to sore throat.
With support from scientists and competent agencies in the district and
province, Bao Hieu cooperative has applied the Good Agricultural and Collection
Practices (GACP) standards into cultivation, harvest, transport, processing,
packaging and preservation.
It has teamed up with OPC Bac Giang Pharmaceutical joint Stock Company to create
solanum jelly, and Thuong Hao One Member Limited Company and Sao Mai
Pharmaceutical joint Stock Company to make solanum tea.
Around 25,000 – 30,000 solanum jelly products are sold in the market each year.
It has received copyright certification, and been favoured by many customers.
Besides being distributed in a network of 200 agents in the country, the
product has been well sold in Russia, Thailand and China.
Particularly, solanum jelly, an OCOP item of Yen Thuy district, was certified
with three-star standard in 2019, helping the locality reach out to new markets
while ensuring sustainable livelihoods for local people./.
(HBO) - The year 2020 has many events of great significance such as the 90th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam, the 130th birth anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh, the 75th anniversary of August Revolution and National Day (September 2). It is also the year the Party congresses at all levels and the patriotic emulation congresses are held. Therefore, since the beginning of this year, emulation campaigns have been launched at all levels.
(HB) - On September 5th, along with millions of students nationwide, more than 23,000 students of our province are eagerly entering the new school year of 2020-2021.
(HBO) - Hoa Binh province’s Department of Education and Training held a conference to review the implementation of tasks in the 2019 – 2020 academic year, and discuss orientations and plans for primary education in the 2020-2021 academic year.
(HBO) - These days, a lot of streets and alleys of Quyet Thang commune have been glowing with the red flags, the banners and the slogans to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the August Revolution and the National Day, September 2nd. Quyet Thang commune, a new-born name in the administrative map of Lac Son district, but it is not unfamiliar to the people in the district. In early January 2020, implementing the Resolution No.830 of the Standing Committee of the National Assembly, the commune was established on the basis of merging 3 communes, Phu Luong, Phuc Tuy and Chi Thien.
(HBO) – The People’s Committee of Hoa Binh province has reviewed the implementation of the national target programme on sustainable poverty reduction for the 2016-2020 period at a recent conference.
(HBO) - Moi Mit hamlet in Yen Mong commune, Hoa Binh province, was selected as the "village of culture and national defence” model in 2016, which has created important momentum for the locality to move forward and given a facelift to the hamlet.