7 crop varieties listed by MoA as major extension varieties in 2012


According to the Regulations on Major Crop Varieties and Technology Extension, the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA, P. R. China) announced the major extension varieties in 2012. Rice varieties Nanjing 44, Xudao 3, wheat varieties Yangmai16, Yangmai 13, maize variety Suyu20, cotton variety Suza 3 and canola variety Ningza 19 of JAAS have been listed. The extension aims to further improve rural productivity by science and technology.