Shezi Island is located at the confluence of the Keelung River and Danshui River. It is a sand bar formed by the two rivers. The fertile soil brought from the upper reaches of the river and the flat terrain suitable for cultivation. Since ancient times, residents have mostly engaged in agriculture, and the crops they planted include: rice, sugar cane, short-leaved Malacca galingale, jasmine, asparagus, and other vegetables, etc., which were once common crops in Shezi Island.
Shezi Island is one of the important vegetable producing areas in Taipei Ctiy and New Taipei City.
The daily work of small farmers in Shezi Island includes land preparation, planting, watering, fertilizing, harvesting, delivery, deworming, weed removal, etc.Let us invite President Junming, the sweet potato planter, to talk about sweet potato planting experience! Let us invite Mr. Junming Wang, the sweet potato grower, to share his sweet potato planting experience!
Small farmers in Shezi Island know how to use the edible plants around their environment to make the delicious popular snack "Caozaiguo". Once you try, you can smell the grassy fragrance and taste the rich fillings. You will satisfy with each bite. Let us learn from Mrs. Hong-Lin Bao-Jiao to make the special dim sum!