Ministry of Agriculture of the People's Republic of China
The Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) was an executive state agency within the government of the People's Republic of China. Its responsibilities were assumed by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs on March 19, 2018. Areas of responsibility included agriculture and environmental issues relating to agriculture, fishery, consumer affairs, animal husbandry, horticulture, animal welfare, foodstuffs, hunting and game management as well as higher education and research in the field of agricultural sciences.
Zhōnghuá Rénmín Gònghéguó Nóngyèbù
Ministry of Agriculture HQ
|Jurisdiction||People's Republic of China|
|Parent agency||State Council|
The ministry is headquartered in Beijing.
List of Agriculture MinistersEdit
|№||Name||Took office||Left office|
|1||Li Shucheng||October 1949||September 1954|
|2||Liao Luyan (廖鲁言)||September 1954||1966|
|—||acting Jiang Yizhen (江一真)|
|3||Sha Feng (沙风)||June 1970||January 1978|
|4||Yang Ligong (杨立功)||January 1978||February 1979|
|5||Huo Shilian (霍士廉)||February 1979||March 1981|
|6||Lin Hujia (林乎加)||March 1981||June 1983|
|7||He Kang (何康)||June 1983||June 1990|
|8||Liu Zhongyi (刘中一)||June 1990||March 1992|
|9||Liu Jiang (刘江)||March 1992||March 1998|
|10||Chen Yaobang (陈耀邦)||March 1998||August 2001|
|11||Du Qinglin||August 2001||December 2006|
|12||Sun Zhengcai||December 2006||November 2009|
|13||Han Changfu||December 2009||Incumbent|
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