Foreign quinoa experts visit Gansu province

(safea.gov.cn) Updated: 2016-08-17

Foreign quinoa experts visit Gansu province

Foreign quinoa experts visit Gansu province

In order to promote the cultivation of new types of quinoa and increase production of the plant, a group of foreign experts on quinoa was invited to Gansu province to do surveys in local counties and offer technical guidance.

The foreign experts communicated with local researchers on breeding, production, processing, and industry development of quinoa, and offered suggestions on how to promote better development of this industry. Gansu province hopes to learn more about foreign experiences in the plant’s cultivation and advanced methods of its breeding.

The foreign experts said that quinoa will become more and more important in providing better nutrition for and improving the health of Chinese people.

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