Deputy Director Li Liqiu of China National Seed Association, accompanied by Dr. Wang Cailin of Jiangsu Tomorrow Seed Industry Research Institute Co., Ltd and General Manager Assistant Hu Yucheng and Zhao Songtao, visited Hainan Breeding Test Station on March 18, 2013. He inspected rice growth status in the nurseries and the geographic and geomorphic conditions of 100 mu field in plan.
Deputy Director Li listened to the report about the planning, operation, and management of Hainan Breeding Test Station and Tomorrow Seed Industry Research Institute (TSIRI). He spoke highly of the new institute-enterprise cooperative mode and pointed out that the establishment of TSIRI is taking a leadership role in deepening institute-enterprise cooperation and promoting the development of China’s modern seed industry.
On the meeting, Deputy Director Li also assisted JAAS staff in understanding the new situation of national seed industry and hoped TSIRI could make an active exploration in crop variety innovation, resources integration, etc..