鳳梨釋迦產銷危機化解 縣長饒慶鈴參加台東地區農會農民節大會 感謝中央與地方共同努力

Custard Apple Production and Sales Crisis Solved: Magistrate Yao Attends Farmers’ Day Conference of the Taitung Area Farmers Association. She Thanked the Joint Efforts of Central and Local Governments.

「謝謝縣長及縣府在今年鳳梨釋迦產銷危機給予大力支持與協助」,台東地區農會今(22)日上午舉辦的農民節慶祝活動及優秀農民表彰大會,縣長饒慶鈴應邀參加,農會理事長楊招信指出,感謝饒慶鈴縣長及縣府團隊在鳳梨釋迦外銷遇到困境時,緊急應變提高運費補助化解危機,饒慶鈴縣長則表示,加碼每公斤3元補貼外銷運費,可以提高貿易商出口意願,維持鳳梨釋迦市場及價格。

“Thank you for your support and assistance in this year’s production and marketing crisis of custard apples”, Taitung Area Farmers’ Association Chairman Chao-Hsin Yang said, during a commendation conference on the morning of February 22. Taitung County Magistrate April Yao was invited to participate. Chairman Yang of the Farmers’ Association pointed out that Magistrate Yao and the county government team responded swiftly to the emergency by raising freight subsidies to resolve the crisis when they encountered difficulties in the export of custard apples. Magistrate Yao added that an extra 3 NTD per kilogram of subsidized export freight can increase the export willingness of traders, while maintaining the custard apple market and prices.

台東地區農會一年一度的農民節慶祝活動及優秀農民表揚大會上午 9 點 30分起在該農會信用部廣場前舉行,立委劉櫂豪、台東市長張國洲、卑南鄉長許文獻、議員陳銘風、郭宗益、鄭崗山、縣府農業處長許家豪、機要秘書劉敏謙等人皆到場與農民朋友同樂,並祝福大家節日快樂及恭賀傑出的農民、團體,並安排三太子、媽媽舞蹈班及原住民舞蹈的表演。

The annual Farmers Day celebration of the Taitung Area Farmers’ Association was held in front of the square of its credit department at 9.30 AM on February 22. Legislator Yao-Hao Liu, Mayor of Taitung Kuo-Chou Chang, Mayor of Beinan Township Wen-Hsien Hsu, County Councilor Ming-Feng Chen, Tsung-Yi Kuo, Kang-Shan Cheng, Director-General of the Department of Agricultural Department Chia-Hao Hsu, and Secretary Min-Chien Liu attended the festival to share the joy with the farmers, and wished everyone a happy holiday and congratulated the outstanding work of local farmers and relevant groups.

饒慶鈴縣長表示,台東地區的農民,在去年拿下許多優異的成績,令人刮目相看,如:張簡裕峰農友在全國各縣市優秀的入圍者中脫穎而出,榮獲第一屆永續善農獎;易學義農友拿下全縣番荔枝優質果園的冠軍;轄區內的初鹿休閒農業區、高頂山休閒農業區是全國績優的休閒農業區;台東地區農會則是榮獲去年農金獎的營運卓越獎。

Magistrate Yao said that farmers in Taitung have achieved many outstanding results last year, which is impressive. For example, farmer JianyuFeng Chang farmer stood out among the national exceptional finalists and won the first Integrated Pest Management Award, IPM Award. In addition, farmer Hsue-Yi Yi won the county’s sugar apple orchard championship. while Chulu Leisure Agricultural Area and Gaoding Mountain Leisure Agricultural Area in Taitung were named as the outstanding Leisure Agricultural Area in the county. Finally, Taitung Farmers’ Association won the last year’s operational excellence award from the agricultural bank of Taiwan.

面對大陸新冠肺炎疫情,對鳳梨釋迦外銷造成很大衝擊,饒縣長說,為穩定市場、保障農民收益,2月4日即刻開會及宣布,縣府加碼每公斤3元補貼外銷運費,並爭取農委會再提高運費補貼每公斤6元,讓一公斤釋迦可以有9元的補貼,以提高貿易商出口意願,化解危機。

Faced with the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) epidemic, it has caused a great impact on the export of custard apples. Magistrate Yao said that in order to stabilize the market and protect the income of farmers, a meeting was held on February 4 and announced that the county government would increase the subsidy of 3 NTD per kilogram for export freight, and strive for the Council of Agriculture to further increase the freight subsidy by 6 NTD per kilogram. Therefore, for every kilogram of custard apples will have a subsidy of 9 NTD to increase the willingness of traders to continue exporting.

對於山坡地解編,饒縣長說,去年終於完成全縣13個鄉鎮市、5萬多筆共6千多公頃土地,從山坡地範圍解編,台東地區農會轄區內的台東市、卑南鄉、綠島鄉共有1萬6百多筆土地、將近1千6百公頃完成劃出,對台東整體建設發展、方便農民耕作…將大大提升。

Regarding the declassification of hillsides, Magistrate Rao said that last year, thirteen townships and cities across the county and more than 50,000 plots totaling more than 6,000 hectares of land were declassified. Taitung City, Beinan Township, and Green Island in the area under the jurisdiction of the Taitung Area Farmers’ Association have more than 1,600 plots and nearly 1,600 hectares of land have been allocated. This will greatly improve the efficiency of Taitung’s overall construction and development, and improve the convenience of farming in the county.