The team headed by Yuan Longping, the father of hybrid rice, have successfully planted sea-rice in deserts of Dubai, with more than 500 kilos yield per mu. Such sea-rice plantation is expected to be promoted in the whole Arab world.
Chinese scientist Yuan Longping, pride of Hunan, China. The miracle of Yuan’s team can solve rice problems for at least 80 millions people in 2020.Thesea-rice is resistant to pests, diseases,,salt and alkali and does not need fertilizer.
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