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Development of China’s Agricultural Science and Technology (AST) System

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China’s agricultural science and technology (AST) system has long been in a state of reform and development. Many years of practical experience and explorations have given rise to a system for innovations in agricultural science and technology and dissemination of applications, one of standardized management, with highly efficient operations, of strong capacity to innovate and compete, highly vigorous and full of vitality. We have accumulated rich experience and ascertained the direction of reforms.

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  • Agricultural Technology Dissemination
  • Scientific Research Bodies
  • Plant Protection Station
  • Technology Training
  • Agricultural Modernization

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    Huang, Jikun, Tao, Ran, Xu, Zhigang, Liu, Mingxing, Rozelle, Scott. (2008). Institutional Changes and Sustainable Development. Shanghai: Truth & Wisdom Press and Shanghai People’s Publishing House, p. 99.

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    Ibid.

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    Chen, Xiaohua. (2012). “Giving Full Play to the Role of Leading Enterprises to Drive Advancement in Agricultural Science and Technology.” Official Website of Ministry of Agriculture. http://www.moa.gov.cn/zwllm/zwdt/201202/t20120208_2476883.htm. 8 February, 2012.

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    “The Fourth National Congress of the China Rural Special Technology Association (CRSTA) Convenes in Beijing.” http://www.hnai.gov.cn/?thread-52539-1.html. 26 March, 2012.

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    Rural Development Institute & Rural Survey Department of National Bureau of Statistics. (2012). Analysis and Forecast on China’s Rural Economy (2011–2012). Beijing: Social Sciences Academic Press, p. 222.

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Zhang, X., Li, Z. (2018). Development of China’s Agricultural Science and Technology (AST) System. In: China’s Rural Development Road. Research Series on the Chinese Dream and China’s Development Path. Springer, Singapore. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-5646-8_10

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