Agriculture and Rural Affairs, Politics - 24 May 2021

RIP YLP

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Tributes are flowing for agronomist Yuan Longping following his death on Saturday. 

Yuan – known as the “father of hybrid rice” – is a household name in China. 

He developed the world’s first hybrid rice varieties in the 1970s.A fifth of the rice grown globally is hybrid rice, meani...

Snuh-ohez.

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