Days ago, the Institute of Dryland Farming fulfilled the transfer for the production and marketing rights of 2 new forage triticale varieties ‘Jisi 2’ and ‘Jisi 3’. Jisi 2, with the characters of short awn, early maturity and high yielding, got provincial approval on April 25 of 2016. Jisi 3, with the characters of high yielding, drought tolerance and lodging tolerance, got the national approval in August of 2018, and from 2018 to 2020, it has been listed as the dominant variety by the Agriculture and Rural Affairs Department of Hebei Province.
Ningxia Xbei Agriculture Forestry Animal Husbandry Technology Co. Ltd obtained the rights of producing and marketing Jisi 2 and Jisi 3 in whole China by a competitive bidding process. The institute and the company agreed to strengthen cooperation on science and technology and to make joint innovation.