The meeting about "Sending Technology to Countryside and Increasing Farmer Income" was held in Dafeng, Yancheng on November 25, 2010. The meeting was also an expo of the specialty industries with regional features in North Jiangsu. Prof. Lu Xiaoxi, Deputy Secretary of Party Committee of the academy attended the meeting and presented the awards.
"Sending Technology to Countryside and Increasing Farmer Income" is an important activity jointly organized and carried out by 16 administrative, academic and higher learning institutions such as Worker and Peasant Office of Jiangsu Committee of CPC, Jiangsu Agriculture Committee, Jiangsu Finance Bureau, Jiangsu Science and Technology Bureau, etc. The activity has been carried out for 5 years by 3746 institutions or enterprises. 14,283 technicians have participated in this activity. Local government, enterprises, cooperation organizations and farmers spoke highly of the activity.
In this meeting, JAAS received multiple awards. 4 institutions was award the name of outstanding institutions to send technology to countryside and increase farmer income. 26 technicians were awarded the prize for excellent commissioners and coordinators.