Construction of Agricultural Information System and Increase of Farmer’s Income
Wang Qiaoli, Wang Chaoliang (School of Ecomomy & Management, Ningxia University, Yinchuan 750021,China)
The information technology (IT) already becomes an important component of modern and sustainable agriculture. The IT application in agriculture is one of the signs of agricultural modernization. To construct the well-to-do society and to increase farmer’s income, it is primarily required to improve traditional agriculture with the modern information technology by binding both closely. Up to this understanding, a general trend of agriculture development in China is analyzed in this paper. Combining currently income level of the local farmers in Ningxia and restriction factors concerned, mechanism to increase farmer’s income with construction of agricultural information is discussed. At the same time, measures are proposed to solve the problems occurring in construction of the agricultural information in Ningxia.