A group of of 21 members, headed by Mr. Wang Yunlong, chairman of the Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee of the 11th National People's Congress (NPC), arrived at Lishui Agricultural Experiment Station on March 23. The other members of the delegation are Mr. Ding Jiemin, deputy director-general of the Jiangsu Provincial People's Congress (JPPC) and Mr. Yan Shaohua, president of JAAS.
The delegation visited the demonstration center for seedling propagation in the station and showed great interest in application of geothermal heat pump to seedling production invented by JAAS staff. After that, they were briefed on the station's construction and operation. Wang appreciated JAAS for the general plan of constructing Lishui agricultural experiment station, and spoke highly of the progress made by JAAS in recent years, its innovative research work and the positive effects it had brought to the development of agriculture as well.