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Understand your rice! 2nd China (Sanya) Int’l Forum on Rice

Updated: 2018-01-18 16:47:48

The 2nd China (Sanya) International Forum on Rice will be held in Sanya from April 11th to 14th, 2018.




Yuan Longping, academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, will serve as the forum’s chairman. Known as the “Father of Hybrid Rice,” Yuan is known for developing the first hybrid rice varieties in the 1970s and for his breakthrough achievements in developing the genetic materials and technologies essential for breeding high-yielding hybrid rice varieties.




Nearly 500 guests including rice breeders from home and abroad, scholars and entrepreneurs in the fields of rice breeding, cultivation, seeds, rice, fertilizers, and disease and pest control, as well as insiders in the fields of economics and management will be invited to give keynote speeches in different sessions.


A high-level international forum that covers the whole rice industry chain will be presented. The forum will help to push China’s rice onto the world platform. The forum will feature:
- An awards ceremony for China’s top seed and rice brands
- Tasting of high quality organic rice from China
- Promotional event for China’s top rice brands
- Industry round-table summit
- Seminars on global breeding
- China international high-quality rice and brand grains exhibition


During the forum, the organizer will host a series of events including a visit to a demonstration field of new rice varieties, and a tour of new technologies at the Sanya Haitang Bay Paddy Field National Park.




The 2nd China (Sanya) International Forum on Rice
Date: April 11th to 14th, 2018
Venue: Sanya Haitang Bay Paddy Field National Park
Contact: Ren Hong, 13518896295;
Lv Qing, 18646452163;
Liu Haiying, 13602227046;
Li Xiaofen, 15914320059;
Li Li, 13787175206;
Cao Liyong, 13388608068