Bite spring, spring, whip spring cattle…Which folk activity do you choose for “Start of Spring”?

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Original title: Bite spring, spring, whip spring cattle…”Start of Spring” which folk activity do you choose?Source: Xinhua News Agency original title: Xinhua full media + | Biting spring, spring, whip spring cattle…Which folk activity do you choose for “Start of Spring”?Taiyuan, February 4, Xinhua News Agency (reporter Wei Biao, Chai Ting)Today’s “Start of spring”, there are folk snatching spring, biting spring, spring outing, whip spring cattle and other customs.Meteorological experts remind, “spring” season and climate on the spring is still very different, people out also need to pay attention to warm, and prevent the adverse impact of “inverted cold” on farming.Villagers pollinate apricot flowers in Xixia Feng village, Huzhang Township, Xia County, Yuncheng City, Shanxi Province.Fan Xiuping, an engineer with the Shanxi Meteorological Information Center, said that the start of Spring, the solar term, marks the end of winter.But the solar term “Start of Spring” and the climate of spring is still very different.In meteorology, spring starts with the average temperature above 10 degrees Celsius for five consecutive days.Fan Xiuping said that there are folk customs such as biting the spring, trekking and whipping the cattle. The most delicious one is biting the spring.Biting spring means eating spring plates, cakes, spring rolls and radishes on the day of the start of Spring.The north to eat spring cakes, the south to eat spring rolls, all show people’s hope for the spring of all things Xia Su.The most interesting thing is “Whip the Spring Ox” (Spring ox: an ox shaped from the earth). On the day of “Start of Spring”, people hold a grand ceremony of “beating the ox”, and it is believed that the more broken the ox is, the better. “Clay ox whip scattered the dust in six streets”, to show people’s love for spring.Then, people laugh and grab the mud cow’s clods to bring home to the animal circle, symbolizing the prosperity of the trough head.Meteorological experts said agriculture should be prepared to prevent an “inverted cold”.After the start of Spring, people begin to prepare farm tools, seeds and fertilizers, prepare for spring ploughing, manage fields, keep warm and fertilize crops, prevent “spring cold” and prevent diseases and insect pests, Fan said.At the same time, it is also necessary to do a good job of livestock and poultry barns warm and prevent gastrointestinal diseases and other work, do a good job of greenhouse vegetables heat preservation and anti-freezing, ventilation, pest control and other work.Disclaimer: The copyright of this article belongs to the original author. If there is a source error or infringement of your legitimate rights and interests, you can contact us through email or wechat, and we will deal with it in time.Email address:;Wechat id: Jiupai6688 (Note to add and withdraw)