- JAAS Vice President Zheng Jianchu gave lectures to agricultural talents in Xinjiang
Organized by Nanjing Municipal Commission of Development and Reform and Nanjing Frontier Organization for Aiding Xinjiang, JAAS Vice President Zheng Jianchu led a delegation of 7 experts to Yining, Xinjiang from September 4 to 9, 2011. They held a training class on agricultural industrialization and modern agriculture technology for talents in agricultural sectors.
Vice President Zheng Jianchu gave the trainees the first lecture on the approaches to modern efficient agriculture development mode. He introduced in his lecture the definition, connotation and characteristics of modern agriculture and the ways to realize agriculture modernization. Director Liu Huazhou of the Institute of Agricultural Economy and Information talked about the application of logistics system and E-commerce in modern agriculture. Director Zhou Jiantao of Technical Service Division focused his lecture on new varieties and cultivation techniques of apple, grape, peach, etc. Director Mao Jiugeng of Nanjing Institute of Vegetable Crops made a special report on facility vegetable development in Yining. Over 200 technicians and extension workers in Yining agricultural sectors attended the training.