Farmers check the growth of wheat in east China’s Anhui Province. Photo: Xinhua
Farmers check the growth of wheat in east China’s Anhui Province. Photo: Xinhua

China’s food-security push gets a boost with new list of 276 state-supported breeders, seed producers

  • Move by China’s agricultural authorities is the latest to strengthen food supply for more than 1.4 billion people, amid rising risks from extreme weather and geopolitical disputes
  • All of the listed companies are to be given more resources, technologies, talent and capital to boost their innovativeness and make them internationally competitive

Farmers check the growth of wheat in east China’s Anhui Province. Photo: Xinhua
Farmers check the growth of wheat in east China’s Anhui Province. Photo: Xinhua
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