Tag: Corn

The Corn Seed Testing Center passed the re-assessment by the agricultural authority
By: Date: 2021-05-10 Categories: foodtechnology Tags: ,

Recently, the Corn Seed Testing Center passed the on-site re-assessment organized by the Beijing Municipal Bureau of Agriculture and Rural Affairs and carried out testing expansion. According to the”Crop Seed Quality Inspection Institution Assessment Management Measures”, an assessment team composed of relevant experts from the National Agricultural Technology Extension Center of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, Beijing Seed Management Station and other units conducted an on-site review of the corn center.

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Zhao Jiuran’s team from the Maize Center of Beijing Academy of Agriculture and Forestry Sciences has made important progress in the mining of maize salt tolerance genes and molecular mechanism research
By: Date: 2021-05-08 Categories: foodtechnology Tags: ,

The study used technologies such as genome-wide association analysis, EMS mutants, and CRISPR/Cas9 to identify important genetic sites and genes related to early corn salt tolerance at the corn genome level.

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The Corn Center of Beijing Academy of Agriculture and Forestry Sciences and Anhui Fengda Seed Industry signed a scientific and technological cooperation agreement
By: Date: 2021-05-08 Categories: foodtechnology Tags: ,

On April 27, the Corn Center of Beijing Academy of Agriculture and Forestry Sciences and Anhui Fengda Seed Industry jointly held the”Science-enterprise Cooperation and New Corn Variety Demonstration and Industrialization Forum”, and signed a new corn variety research and development technology cooperation agreement, which further promoted In-depth cooperation in the cultivation of new corn varieties and industrialization promotion.

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China’s corn import demand may far exceed current U.S. Department of Agriculture expectations
By: Date: 2021-04-29 Categories: Internationalfood Tags: ,

News on April 27:Steve Fried, vice president of ADM Investment Services, said that most American analysts believe that China’s corn imports in 2020/21 will reach 32 million to 33 million tons, which is higher than that of American agriculture. The Ministry’s current forecast of 24 million tons is also higher than the 28 million tons predicted by the US Agricultural Counselor in China recently.

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Li Shaokun:Corn yield is expected to grow rapidly and become the main driving force of China’s corn production
By: Date: 2021-04-28 Categories: industrynews Tags: ,

   2021 China Agriculture Outlook Conference will be held in Beijing from April 20-21, during which a special report on corn outlook was held. At the meeting, Li Shaokun, a researcher from the Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, made a report on”Current Situation and Prospects of China’s Corn Industry-Stable Grain Supply and Key Technologies”.

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The prices of agricultural products are rising! Starting on the 23rd, this country will import corn with”zero tariffs”!
By: Date: 2021-04-23 Categories: Internationalfood Tags: ,

Corn is not only a common staple food in many countries, but also an important raw material for processed foods. In order to stabilize food prices, South Korea will formally implement a”zero tariff” measure on corn imports from the 23rd. What are the specific details of this measure, and what are the reasons behind it?

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