(VNFU Portal) – This morning, December 10, in Hanoi, VNFU presided and coordinated with relevant ministries and branches to organize the ceremony to honor the "Scientist of Farmers" for the 4th time, 2022.
Comrades Do Van Chien - Secretary of the Party Central Committee, Chairman of the Vietnam Fatherland Front; Luong Quoc Doan – Member of the Party Central Committee, Chairman of VNFU awarded the Certificate and Logo of the Program to the Scientists of Farmers
The honoring ceremony was televised live on channel VTV2 - Vietnam Television. Attending the ceremony, there were Secretary of the Party Central Committee, Chairman of the Central Committee of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Do Van Chien; members of the Party Central Committee: Chairman of VNFU Luong Quoc Doan; Chairman of the Science, Technology and Environment Committee of the National Assembly Le Quang Huy; Minister of Science and Technology Huynh Thanh Dat; Deputy Head of the Standing Committee of the Central Propaganda Department Lai Xuan Mon; Deputy Head of the Standing Committee of the Central Committee for Mass Mobilization Pham Tat Thang; representatives of leaders of ministries, agencies, central and local organizations...
Speaking at the opening ceremony, Vice Chairman of VNFU, Director of the Program Organizing Committee Bui Thi Thom said: During the innovation and integration process, our Party and Government always affirm: "Agriculture, farmers and rural areas are strategic tasks in economic and social development", "Science and technology play the key role, also is a foundation and motivation contributing to improving of people's knowledge, training human resources, fostering talents; developping productive forces, raising management level, rationally using natural resources, protecting the environment; improving people’s living standard.
Recently, Resolution No. 19-NQ/TW dated June 16, 2022, the 13th Central Committee Meeting of the Party on "Agriculture, farmers and rural areas to 2030, with a vision to 2045" also provided a group of solutions. Method 6 “Creating breakthroughs in research and application of science - technology, innovation, digital transformation; training human resources in agriculture and rural areas”. In which, the solution is emphasized "Promoting linkage and cooperation between institutes, schools, enterprises, cooperatives and farmers".
In the condition that our country has a national advantage in agriculture, this period is the "Golden season" for the talent and creative products and methods of scientists and farmers to have the opportunity to widely apply, contributing to building prosperous agriculture, rich farmers, civilized and modern countryside.
The honoring ceremony recognizes and honors the proud achievements of 62 " Scientists of Farmers " in 2022 and awards the 9th Farmer Technical Innovation Contest 2021-2022. These are intellectuals, scientists and creative farmers with outstanding achievements and dedications in the field of agriculture, farmers and rural areas this year.
Through 4 times of organization, up to now, 245 scientists have been selected and honored. The program has contributed to promoting and cultivating the Farmer-Scientist linkage, which still has a lot of room for development in the "6-house linkage" (Farmer, Enterprise, Scientist, Government, Banks, Distributors), and at the same time aiming to build a new generation of farmers rich in qualities and capabilities, worthy of the role of the Subject, center of the agricultural and rural development processes in Vietnam. .
“The program honoring the "Scientist of Farmers" is also a form of gratitude of the Vietnamese peasant class for the country's scientists; through honoring in order to continue encouraging scientists in research, invention, transfer science and technology, contributing to the industrialization of agriculture, knowledgeization of farmers, civilized and modernized rural areas", affirmed Vice President Bui Thi Thom.
The honoring ceremony aims to evaluate, recognize, honor and praise the great contributions of the intellectuals, scientists, and inventors in the field of agriculture and new rural construction, making a worthy contribution to the economic, cultural - social development in rural areas, national defense and international integration.
The program also promotes the development of large-scale, commodity-oriented agriculture, improving productivity, quality and sustainable environmental protection in association with improving farmers' knowledge as well as the level of enjoyment of fruits of farmers, scientists, benefits to the consumer community.
After being selected through two levels of Council (Provincial/Ministry/sectoral Selection Council and Central Appraisal Council), 62 "Farmers' Scientists" were selected in the year 2022, bringing the total number of " Scientists of Farmers" honored through this Program from 2018 to 245 people.
Out of the 62 " Scientists of Farmers" honored in 2022, there are 9 women and 54 men. The oldest person is Mr. Le Thanh Liem, born in 1947 (75 years old, in Tay Ninh), the youngest is Mr. Nguyen Van Huynh, born in 1993 (29 years old, in Yen Bai). There are 2 people who are Professors, 8 people are Associate Professors. There are 29 people holding Master's degrees and above, including 20 PhDs. They are scientists, experts, managers, business owners and creative farmers whose research works, innovative solutions, and technological products have been widely applied and approved by authorities, bringing many benefits to the agricultural sector, rural areas and farmers.
On this occasion, the Organizing Committee awarded the winners of the 9th National Farmer Technical Innovation Contest including: 1 first prize; 2 second prizes; 3 third prizes and 6 national consolation prizes.