The 6th Nanjing Agriculture Carnival had its grand opening in Plant Expo Park (in west side of Nanjing) on the morning of October 16, 2010. Zhao Xihua, Secretary of JAAS Party Committee, attended the opening ceremony and accompanied Huang Lixin, standing member of Jiangsu Committee of Communist Party of China and vice governor of Jiangsu province to visit the exhibit hall of JAAS.
JAAS exhibition in this carnival is jointly initiated by Jiangsu Agricultural Scientific Industry Company and the Technical Service Division. The specialty products on display mainly included purple peppers Suzi No.1, product series of pumpkins with local features, purple sweet potatoes, vegetables of "Fangxin" brand, Nanjing 46, fresh-eating corns, fruit wines, cordyceps militaris, functional food and foliage plants, etc. Vice Governor Huang Lixin watched the exhibits and listened to the introductions with great interest. She spoke highly of our adequate preparation and the diverse products with distinct features.
During the carnival, JAAS exhibition hall was crammed with visitors and some products were even sold out just in a short while. The TV program "Standard Point Delicious Food" made an exclusive report of JAAS exhibits.
Through this carnival, JAAS has demonstrated the scientific research capability and the products have made a big consumer impression.