Director Huang Jianqin of the School of Forestry and Biotechnology of ZAFU led a delegation to Sihong carya illinoensis demo station of the Institute of Horticulture on August 4, 2011.
Director Huang has long been engaged in the research of selective breeding and efficient cultivation of hickory and carya illinoensis. The visit provided a good chance for the delegation to learn the carya illinoensis industry in Jiangsu Province and for the scientists and technicians of both sides to exchange their views on the existing problems in carya illinoensis industry development.
The visiting delegation included Profs. Wang Zhengjia, Wu Jiasen and Xia Guohua. And Assoc. Prof. Liu Guangqin of the Institute of Horticulture accompanied the visit.