September 23 to 24, 2019, the Institute of Shijiazhuang Fruit Tree of HAAFS and the Apple Post of Hebei Fruit Innovation Team organized in Xingtai City the 2019 Provincial Training for New Technologies of Apple Industry. More than 300 persons participated in the meeting including leaders of related administrative departments of the main apple production counties, apple orchard owners and farmers. Experts within Hebei and from other provinces introduced to the participants about the apple industry development in Hebei, apple variety selection while establishing an orchard, high efficiency nutrition management, pests and diseases prevention and control, shaping and pruning, and winter management.
HAAFS Vice President and Chief Expert of Hebei Fruit Innovation Team Zhang Jianjun, the leadership of Hebei Department of Agriculture and Rural Affairs and the Administrative Office of Mountainous Areas Development of Hebei Department of Science and Technology, Director of Shijiazhuang Fruit Tree Institute attended the meeting. Vice President Zhang Jianjun of HAAFS and the Chairman Yang Shuangniu of Fugang Co. Ltd. jointly unveiled the Fugang Expert Workstation.