On August 31 of 2019, Hebei Bureau of Marketing Supervision and Administration invited experts from Hebei Engineering University, Institute of Genetics and Physiology of HAAFS, Hebei Agricultural University and Hebei Academy of Forestry Sciences to have formed the standard accreditation board and evaluated the Technical Specification of Field Sampling and Biological Survey of Apples, which is developed by the Institute of Shijiazhuang Fruit Tree. With listening to the work report on the standard preparation, carefully reviewing and revising for the texts, the board agreed to approve the specification.
The establishment of this standard is based on the experiences of years of research, trail and demonstration, combining with the references of domestic and abroad materials. It standardized the apple field sampling and biological investigation techniques and avoided the existing problems of unrepresentative and unscientific results in apple research and production. The standard is practical and taking the leading of its kind in China as a recommendation to used in the apple research and production in Hebei Province.
The implementation of the standard will provide strong technical support to the apple research and production and promote the sound development of the apple industry in Hebei.