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Agriculture in 2020 Government Work Report

China’s Premier Li Keqiang delivered the Government Work Report in Beijing on Friday morning. Here are the highlights in agriculture:

- China will beef up efforts in restoring hog production.

- It is imperative and well within China's ability to ensure the food supply for 1.4 billion Chinese people through the country's own efforts. To bolster agricultural production, the country will increase its area of high-standard cropland by 80 million mu (5.33 million hectares).

(Excerpts from China Daily)