On July 30, 2020, the signing ceremony of the soybean cultivar Jidou 20 and Jidou 21 production and marketing rights transfer was held in Shijiazhuang. Director Li Yan and Vice Director Wang Guiqi of the Institute of Cereal and Oil Crops, the breeding unit of the cultivar, attended and witnessed the event.
On the signing ceremony, General Manager Tie Bihui of Fengerte (Hebei) Agricultural S&T Co. Ltd. thanked the institute of cereal and oil crops for its years support and help to his company and expressed his confidence in the marketing prospect of Jidou 20, while General Manager Huo Liyong of Hebei Fenghua Seed Industry Development Co. Ltd. introduced the history of Fenghua and the marketing plan on Jidou 21. Vice Director Wang Guiqi expressed that the institute will give full technical support in the future as usual. Director Li Yan reviewed the successful cooperation of soybean research center with the two companies for the past few years, and said that he hopes all sides will take the signing of the agreements as a new chance for enhancing win-win cooperation, achieving common development and strengthening the soybean seed industry of Hebei.
Director Yang Chunyan of the Soybean Research Center, on behalf of the Institute of Cereal and Oil Crops, signed the agreements respectively with Fengerte (Hebei) Agricultural S&T Co. Ltd. and Hebei Fenghua Seed Industry Development Co. Ltd.