January 10, 2020, Wang Hanzhong, Chief Expert of the National Oil Crops Industry Technology System, Vice President of CAAS and Academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, visited the Institute of Dryland Farming with his delegation, accompanied by HAAFS Vice President Sun Shigang, inspecting and guiding the oilseed rape research.
At the institute’s research station for dryland farming and water-saving agriculture, head of the institute briefed the delegation the overall situation of the institute, and the oil crop research team introduced the details on the research and industry development of oilseed rape. Academician Wang affirmed the progress achieved by the institute on variety selection and development of cultivation technology and provided guidance and suggestions for oilseed rape breeding, multifunctional exploitation and joint research.
Sun Shigang thanked Academician Wang for his support to HAAFS’s oilseed rape research and, at the same time, called for more efforts from the research team to further strengthen our oilseed rape research.
Related responsible persons of Hebei Department of Agriculture and Rural Affairs and HAAFS Research Achievement Transformation Division attended the activities.