28 university students and teachers from Texas A&M University, Mississippi State University and Florida State University made an academic visit to JAAS on May 23, 2014.
The delegation was received by JAAS Vice President Lu Xiaoxi, who has visited Texas A&M University and Mississippi State University before. Lu introduced the basic situation and latest research advances of JAAS. The delegates observed the new vegetable varieties and cultivation techniques of the Institute of Vegetable Crops. They also had a guided tour to the peach germplasm pool and strawberry nursery garden of JAAS. During the tour, they showed keen interest for the valuable germplasm resources and expressed their wishes to strengthen relevant cooperation.
During their visit, the delegation also visited Jiangnan Bio-Tech Ltd., and Tea Expo Park in Jiangsu.