Protected horticulture in China had improved significantly and owned the greatest area among all the countries in the world since this century,which was more than 85% of the world ’ s total area of protected horticulture,and played an increasingly important role in agriculture,rural economy and the rural revitalization strategy. Based on the status of types,structure,scale,benefit and position in the national economy,we made a brief introduction to the development of protected horticulture in China. Moreover,the achievements in the engineering equipment,regional distribution,standardization,cost-saving and efficiency-enhancing,obstacle prevention and control of continuous cropping,soilless cultivation,and the Internet of Things of protected horticulture in China were summarized. On the other hand,the main characteristics of protected horticulture in China were briefly showed,and the problems in the development of protected horticulture in China were analyzed from the aspects of industrial layout,equipment level,product quality ,scientific and technological support,social service level,production efficiency,product preservation and processing,etc. Finally ,the future development trend of protected horticulture in China was discussed based on the recent technological progress and the latest developments in the field of protected horticulture.
Journal of Nanjing Agricultural University
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