Vegetable Basket Programme
The “Vegetable Basket Programme”began from 1988.
 Mayors are in charge of the programme in their cities.
Funded jointly by the government, industry, cooperatives and
individuals, 591 local vegetable production centers have been
built nationwide.  There are 460 counties each grow vegetables
on roughly 7,000 hectares of their land, while 38 counties each
grow on over 20,000 hectares.