The Institute of Bast Fiber Crops (IBFC) is the only national comprehensive research institute engaging in research on bast fiber crops. Now it has a working staff of 175, including 1 national expert, 2 young and middle-aged experts with great contribution of the Ministry of Agriculture, and 14 people awarded special allowance by the Chinese State Council.

IBFC covers six subject areas and ten research areas: resources and evaluation of bast fiber crops, breeding of annual and perennial bast fiber crops in the field of resources and breeding of bast fiber crops; cultivation of annual and perennial bast fiber crops in the field of cultivation of bast fiber crops; resources and utilization of southern horticultural crops and forage crops in the field of southern special economic crops; degumming microorganism and enzyme preparations in the field of agricultural microbiology; cultivation of edible fungi in the field of resources and utilization of microorganism; multipurpose bast fiber mulching film and fiber products in the field of comprehensive processing of bast fiber crops.

348 Xian Jia Hu Xi Lu, Changsha Shi, Hunan Sheng, 410205, China
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Friday, May 5, 2017 - 14:30