Hoanh Bo Spring Flower Festival to open on Feb 2nd

Wednesday, Jan 31 2018, 10:54

QTV - Being one of four main activities of Hoanh Bo District in response to the National Tourism Year 2018 Ha Long - Quang Ninh, Hoanh Bo Spring Flower Festival will open on February 2nd in Zone 5, Troi Town and extended to 6th Feb.

Flowers are taken car of to be in full bloom on the festive days.
Flowers are taken car of to be in full bloom on the festive days.


In its second time, the festival in 2018 received good response of gardeners, flower traders. By now, 14 units registered to attend the festival. There will be  40 stalls introducing and selling flower, OCOP products, up by 7 stalls compared to the previous year. With colder weather than previous year, damaging agricultural production, farmers in Hoanh Bo still ensured the well development of flowers and timely blooming on the Spring Festival and the Lunar New Year thanks to applying science and technology in planting, processing and post-harvest preservation. Of total 17 key agricultural products considered as strengths of Hoanh Bo, flowers are ranked No.1. Flower cultivation covers on an area of over 70 hectares, create an annual revenue of VND 40 billion and makes up for over 28% of the total agricultural output of the district. The industry brought a new look to the agricultural sector of the locality and considered as the main economic development direction by more and more households.
Translated by Dao Linh