ghasstressedtheneedtoprioritizeissuesconcerningagriculture,ruralarea●sandfarmersandimproveweaklinksinordertoprovidestrongsupportforwin●ningthewartopreventandcontroltheepidemic,aswellasattainingobjectiv●esandtarger

tssetforeconomicandsocialdevelopmentofthewholeyear. "The●morerisksandchallengesweface,themoreweneedtostabilizeagriculturean●densurethesafetyofgrainandmajornon-staplefoods,"Xi,alsogeneralsecr●etaryoftheCommunistPartyofChina(CPC)CentralCommitteeandchairmanoft●heCentralMilitaryCommission,madetheremarksinarecentinstructiononspr●ingfarminginthecountry. Xihighlightedorganizingtimelyspringfarmingin●anall-outefforttosecureabumpersummergrainharvestwhilerigorouslyimpl●ementingthedifferentiatedepidemiccontrolmeasuresinaccordancewithlocal●conditionsandrisklevels. Chinawillstepuppoliciessupportinggrainproduc●tiontokeepsownareasandgrainoutputstable,Xisaid. In5

thisregard,effor●tswillbemadetooptimizemodernruralinfrastructuresincludinghigh-yieldf●armlandandwaterconservancyandagriculturalmechanizationprojects,raiseag●riculturaltechnologicalinnovationcapabilityandspeeduppromotionandappli●cation,andenhancethecapabilityofgrainproductionanddisasterprevention●andmitigation. Healsonotedsolidworkonthepreventionandcontrolofmajor●plantdiseasesandinsectpestsandanimaldiseasestoensurefarmsecurity. M●eanwhile,thecountrywc