On the morning of October 1st, the national day, HAAFS held the flag raising ceremony on the square of its west campus in celebration of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China. The leaders and staffs of HAAFS headquarter, Institute of Cotton, Institute of Vegetables and Medicinal Herbs, Institute of Agricultural Resources and Environment, Institute of Genetics and Physiology, Institute of Agriculture Information and Economics, Agriculture Machinery Institute Co. Ltd and Hebei No.1 Animal Medicine Co. Ltd attended the ceremony.
The ceremony began at 9 am and was presided over by Liao Baohong, the full-time deputy secretary of the headquarter party committee. HAAFS Vice-president and Member of CPC leading group Prof. Sun shigang delivered a speech after the flag-raising ceremony. He stressed that all members of HAAFS must work hard to enhance the ability of science, technology and innovation, constantly improve our services to agriculture, rural areas and farmers, make greater contributions and write a more brilliant chapter in the development of HAAFS and in building an economically strong and beautiful Hebei in an all-round way.