JAAS Vice President Zheng Jianchu and other directors of relevant administrative departments visited Suqian Agricultural Sciences Institute (SASI) on December 25, 2013.
VP Zheng first listened to Deputy Director Liu Jinbing’s report about the development and discipline construction of SASI. VP Zheng stressed that SASI’s development should consider the need of local industries, and natural and ecological conditions. To be specific, breeding of new woody flower varieties like lagerstroemia indica, introduction of special aquatic products, and seedling breeding technology research should be the focus of future research. He also promised to support SASI in its characteristic discipline construction.