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Institute of Food Crops: lecture on agricultural experiment design and data analysis

Institute of Food Crops: lecture on agricultural experiment design and data analysis

 
A lecture on agricultural experiment design and analysis, jointly hosted by Nanjing Comprehensive Experiment Station of National Rice Industry System and Genetic Improvement Special Committee of Jiangsu Genetics Society, was given at JAAS on February 27, 2012. Prof. Xu Chenwu, director of the Department of Genetic Breeding and Applied Biology of the School of Agriculture of Yangzhou University, elaborated on the principles and techniques of field experiments, experiment design and data analysis. More than 100 scientists and technicians from the Institute of Food Crops, the Institute of Horticulture, the Institute of Industrial Crops, the Institute of Biotechnology and the Institute of Vegetable Crops attended the lecture. Prof. Xu also held in-depth discussions with the attendants on the exiting problems on experiment design and data analysis.