Suzhou-based Company Signs Joint Venture Agreement with Alberta’s Nelson Soil Remediation

Companies and institutions from the Canadian province of Alberta signed business agreements with domestic companies during a seminar held in Shanghai on Thursday [24 November 2016]. The agreements include a joint venture between Nelson Soil Remediation and Suzhou Niersen Environmental and Ecological Technology Co. A memorandum of understanding was also signed between NorQuest College and

China’s Farmland Under Threat from Heavy Metal Contamination

Severe soil contamination threatens agricultural safety in some parts of China, the Economic Information Daily reports, citing experts at the 4th China Forum on Environmental Remediation Development Strategy. Some areas face heavy soil contamination, especially where heavy polluting enterprises, derelict industrial land, industrial parks, centralized disposal sites for solid waste, oil producing regions, mining areas,

China and Rwanda Explore Agriculture Cooperation in Rice, Silk Production, and Soil Conservation

China and Rwanda expressed interest to strengthen their cooperation in agriculture and boost farmers’ productivity. Rwanda’s Ministry of Agriculture, Dr Agnes Kalibata, said that the intended cooperation would see the introduction of crop varieties that had high yielding potential from China…Full Article: AllAfrica Apr 14 Key point A Chinese delegation, led by the president of

Chinese Developed Salt-Resistant Rice Variety Shows Promise

Chinese scientists report they’ve cultivated a high-yield, salt-resistant rice variety that boosts output to almost 2 1/2 tons per acre. Researchers from Hainan University planted 18 salt-resistant varieties on saline-alkali land along the sea coast in the city of Yancheng in China’s eastern Jiangsu province and identified one variety matching the output of varieties growing