In Pics Yuan Longping’s work and life in Hainan

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2021-06-02

InPics:YuanLongping’sworkandlifeinHainanByMarianRosenberg,ChenShumin/HICN/Updated:19:09,23-May-2021ChinasFatherofHybridRiceYuanLongping,renownedforpioneeringthedevelopmentoftheworldsfirsthybridricevarietieswhichsignificantlyimprovedChinasriceoutputandfoodsecurity,diedofillnessat91onMay22ndinChangsha,,Chinashigheststatehonor,forhisprominentcontributionsnationwide,butalsoaco-winnerofthe2004WorldFoodPrize,thetopinternationalhonorrecognizingthefeatsofindividualswhohaveadvancedhumandevelopmentbyimprovingthequality,(whichreferstoamethodofbreedingandseedselectionofsummercropsinsouthChinaafterthesecropsautumnharvestshavealreadyhappenedintheiroriginalregion)hybridricebreedingin1968,wheretheHainanNationalBreedingandMultiplicationBase(sometimestranslatedastheNanfanBase)hassincebeenestablisheda,YuanspentnearlyeverywinterinHaina,wewouldliketotaketodaytogooversomephotosofhistimespentworkingandlivinginHainan.。