Deng Hongzhi harvests rice for the Black Soil Group in Xiangshui, Heilongjiang province. Pictures: Simon Song

Premium rice entrepreneurs in China harness tech, crowdfunding to grow a safer, tastier grain

  • Basmati in India, jasmine rice in Thailand, carnaroli in Italy – China, despite being the world’s biggest grower, has no rice to match these varieties
  • Investors aim to change that with boutique organic production and new technology
Topic |   Food and agriculture

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Deng Hongzhi harvests rice for the Black Soil Group in Xiangshui, Heilongjiang province. Pictures: Simon Song
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