Villagers pollinate the kiwi fruit trees at a kiwi fruit industrial base in Chengxia Village of Fengxin County, east China's Jiangxi Province, April 29, 2020. (Xinhua/Wan Xiang)
China unveiled its "No. 1 central document" for 2021 on Feb.21, stressing the efforts to comprehensively push forward rural vitalization and accelerate the modernization of agriculture and rural areas.
As the first policy statement released by China's central authorities each year, the document is seen as an indicator of policy priorities. Work on agriculture and rural areas has been high on the agenda for 18 consecutive years.