Chinese wheat and rice breeders tour


Four Chinese wheat and rice breeders toured NCI on July 25. The two rice breeders were from Tianjin Academy of Agricultural Sciences and the two wheat breeders were from Jiangsu Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Tianjin. They were accompanied by Steven Xu, Ph.D., Research Geneticist with the USDA-ARS Cereal Crops Research Unit at NDSU. Mark Weber, NCI Director, hosted them during their visit.