JAAS Vice President Chang Youhong
inspected modern agriculture development in Lianshui
JAAS Vice President Chang Youhong led a delegation to inspect modern agriculture development in Lianshui on June 24, 2014. Local government officers accompanied the visit.The delegation listened to agricultural development introduction and work report by Zhao Yongjian, who was sent by JAAS to serve as deputy county head of Lianshui. They also inspected some local farms and enterprises, including Chengnan Orchard in Liancheng Town, Guifang Family Farm in Hongyao Town, Lianshui Modern Agriculture Park, Ruideng Agri-Tech Ltd., Yuancheng Grape Cooperative in Penmiao Town, etc.. They inquired in detail about the fruit tree varieties, growth and yield, pests prevention and control, fresh-keeping and transportation, etc.. They also went to the demo areas for JAAS vegetable varieties, and observed the growth conditions for the newly extended varieties of melons and tomatoes.Chang spoke highly of the modern agriculture development in Lianshui as well as the technical cooperation between JAAS and local government. He hoped that the extension professionals continue to enhance the efficiency of technical extensions.