|Agricultural Introduction of China
In 1949, China’s grain output was 113.18 million tons, and that of cotton 444,000 tons; the agricultural foundation was fragile. Between 1950 and 1953, the Chinese government carried out a wide-ranging land reform in the rural areas.
China has great numbers of over 400 species of domestic animals.
Since 1978, China has stressed artificial aquatic products breeding and at the same time devoted great efforts to developing deep-sea fishing.
China's township enterprises have developed on the basis of the handicrafts industry and the processing of agricultural products and by-products.