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 July 10 2019

On July 9, Dr. Akira Hasebe, FFTC Deputy Director and Assistant Researcher Jennifer Lii visit the Miaoli District Agricultural Research and Extension Station, Council of Agriculture, Executive Yuan (DARES) where they are warmly welcomed and briefed by Dr. Hsiu-Ying Lu, DARES Director and the staff.

The main focus of their research in Miaoli DARES, according to Dr. Lu, are concentrated in the fields of apiculture, sericulture and other related research and technology development. They are also doing work on natural enemy insects, strawberry breeding improvement and cultivation, growing media and various agro-processing value-added products. On the other hand, Dr. Hasebe also introduced FFTC's mission, thrusts and directions and annual plans. Both parties hope that in the future they would have the opportunity to collaborate on relevant seminars.