Gaoyao Luo's Fresh River Shrimp Breeding Area--Guangdong
- Description: Gaoyao city, is located in Zhaoqing City, Guangdong Province. At present, Gaoyao has Luo's shrimp farming area of nearly 36,000 mu, of which 1,1000 mu of overwintering shrimp, total output of 15,000 t
Gaoyao city, is located in Zhaoqing City, Guangdong Province. At present, Gaoyao has Luo's shrimp farming area of nearly 36,000 mu, of which 1,1000 mu of overwintering shrimp, total output of 15,000 tons, with a total output value of RMB 420 million yuan, is the largest county-level city of Luo's shrimp breeding and overwintering shrimp breeding in Guangdong Province. In January of 2008, Gaoyao city was awarded the title "Hometown of Chinese shrimp Roche" by China Aquatic Processing and Marketing Association.
The largest Luo's shrimp breeding base in Gaoyao, located beside Guang-Zhao highway, the total breeding area is 10,000 mu, of which, there have 8000 mu suitable for breeding overwintering shrimp, there have 260 farmers engaged in shrimp breeding here. In 2007, the base get a output of Luo's shrimp more than 4000 tons, the output value was RMB 112 million yuan. In February 2005, the base got the certification of "pollution-free agricultural products" from the government of Guangdong Province, and become a high-quality environment-friendly aquaculture demonstration base of Gaoyao city.