"Ningfeng” and “Ningyu”, two new strawberry varieties developed by the Institute of Horticulture (IOH) of JAAS won the 1st prize in the 9th China Strawberry Festival in Dingyuan County, Anhui Province on December 26 and 27. Their bright red color, tasty flavor, and fragrant aroma made them stand out from the 347 samples. General Manager Shen Haiyan of Yanjiutian Agro-technology Co., Ltd. wished to cooperate with IOH and promote self-developed strawberry varieties in Changfeng County, Anhui Province.
Prof. Zhao Mizhen of IOH gave a presentation on “Breeding of New Strawberry Varieties at JAAS” introducing the characteristics of new strawberry varieties developed by JAAS in recent years and their key cultivation technology. "Zijinxiangyu” developed by JAAS also won the 3rd prize in this festival.