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6. Crop Seedling Production Industry in Taichuing District


(1).Rice Seedling Nursery Centers

The rice cultivation area of three cities and counties in central Taiwan (Taichung, Chanhua and Nantou) accounts for 30% of domestic cultivation, and so far the farm works are mostly all mechanized. Rice seedling is not only the first step of rice cultivation, but also the beginning of transplanting. In the 1950s, automatic transplanting was adapted by farmers, and there had been professional and centralized rice nursery centers set up in succession, meeting national rice cultivation supply. At present, there are 129 nursery centers in central Taiwan area, producing seedlings of japonica, indica and waxy rice. The year round supplies amount to 78,000 hectares.

Information of rice nurseries in central Taiwan:

 

Rice Nursery Promotion Association (RNPAC) Chairman Contact Telephone
Taichung County RNPAC HUNG,CHIH-HSUN 04-26813882
Changhua County RNPAC CHANG,CHING-HUI 04-8897963
NantouCounty RNPAC CHANG,CHIA-PO 049-2221417

 

 

(2). Vegetable seedling nursery center

Vegetable plug seedling has benefits of standardized, uniform, compact, short seedling days, automation and packing with carton etc. There are many vegetables can seedling by tray, such as cabbage, Chinese cabbage, cauliflower, water melon, melon, bitter gourd, cucumber, tomato and sweet pepper etc. Then the plug seedling can transplanted into the field. Total seedling amount is over one billion per year. Up to now, the 58 automatic vegetable seedling nursery farms were launched from 1980s in Taiwan. There were 22 seedling nursery farms in Central Taiwan and produced 370 million seedlings per year, accounting for over 38% of production volume.

Vegetable seedling nursery farm with mechanization and automation

 

Seedling nursery greenhouse used steel frame Photo

Seedling nursery greenhouse used steel frame


High tunnel plastic house with electric outer shading Photo

High tunnel plastic house with electric outer shading


Lateral moving plant bed Photo

Lateral moving plant bed


Planting bed and ventilation fan Photo

Planting bed and ventilation fan


Rain shelter type greenhouse and crane type carrier Photo

Rain shelter type greenhouse and crane type carrier


Full automatic seeder Photo

Full automatic seeder


Vegetable and flower vacuum seeder Photo

Vegetable and flower vacuum seeder


Double line needle-type seeder Photo

Double line needle-type seeder


Automatic zone-shifting type boom-spraying device for greenhouse Photo

Automatic zone-shifting type boom-spraying device for greenhouse


Automatic hanging type boom sprayer Photo

Automatic hanging type boom sprayer

 



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