On July 19 of 2019, a group of 9 members from the Breeder Seed Management Bureau of the Academy of Agricultural Sciences of DPRK led by Kim Dongjun visited the ICOC of HAAFS. The two sides changed ideas about the breeding, cultivation and breeder seed production of wheat, beans, sweet potato and oil crops. The delegation also visited laboratories and Dishang experimental station of ICOC.
Li Yan, director of the institute, welcomed the delegation and introduced the general situation of Hebei Province and the research facilities, achievements and talents of the institute. An In-depth communication and discussion was made on agricultural technology exchange and cooperation.
The meeting was presided over by the Party Branch Secretary of the institute Li Hui. The director of International Cooperation Division of HAAFS Sun Fengguo attended the meeting and briefed the agriculture of Hebei Province and the research and innovation of the academy.