- A MOST (Ministry of Science and Technology) delegation visits Lishui Agricultural Experiment Station
On the afternoon of March 28, accompanied by Mr. Li Qi, deputy head of JSTD (Jiangsu Science and Technology Department under the provincial government), a MOST (Ministry of Science and Technology) delegation led by Mr. Chen Chuanhong, director-general of the Department of Rural Science and Technology in MOST visited Lishu Agricultural Experiment Station of JAAS. President Mr. Zhao Xihua and Vice president Mr. Zheng Jianchu received the delegation, and the reception team also included the magistrate of Lishu county Mr. Jiang Ming, the deputy magistrate of Lishu county Mr. Chen Xiaodong and officials from JSTD and Nanjing Bureau of S&T.
The delegation visited the research fields and the demonstration center for seedling propagation, and later held a meeting at the station. At the meeting, Mr. Zhao Xihua first reported the innovative research work conducted by JAAS and then Mr. Chen Xiaodong introduced the construction progress of Nanjing Baima Hi-Tech Industrial Zone for Modern Agriculture (of which the station is a part). Mr. Chen Chuanhong spoke highly of the station construction, JAAS's innovative research work and the positive effects it had brought to the development of agriculture, countryside and farmers, and praised that the innovative research work in Lishui county had achieved remarkable success in recent years, especially with regard to the rapid construction of Nanjing Baima Hi-Tech Industrial Zone for Modern Agriculture. Also he stressed that the parties involved should utilize the integrated agricultural research resources and effectively complete the construction of Baima Industrial Zone.