Hebei Academy of Agricultural and Forestry Sciences, founded in 1958, is a comprehensive agricultural research institution directly under the Hebei Provincial People's Government. Mainly engaged in grain, cotton, oil, vegetables, fruits and other crop varieties breeding, high-quality, high-yield and high-efficiency cultivation technology application research; stress-resistant physiology, biotechnology and other applied basic research and high-tech research; undertaking agricultural development research, agricultural scientific and technological achievements transformation and other tasks, focusing on solving the major key scientific and technological problems in agricultural production in the province.
There are 12 specialized research institutes under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Agriculture, including four national key laboratories and eight scientific observation and experiment stations of the Ministry of Agriculture, the National Millet Improvement Center and the State. Pear Improvement Center, Hebei Branch of National Apple Improvement Center, Hebei Branch of National Cotton Improvement Center, Hebei Branch of National Sorghum Improvement Center, Shijiazhuang Branch of National Soybean Improvement Center, 7 National Centers (Branches) of National Wheat Improvement Center and National Garden of Horticultural Crop Germplasm Resources in Bohai Rim Region, and National Quality Grain Industry Project- Hebei Maize Regional Technological Innovation Center has 11 provincial innovation platforms and 17 comprehensive test stations and experimental bases. It has 2 academician workstations, and postdoctoral research workstations have independent admission qualifications. Editing and publishing five kinds of comprehensive agricultural academic journals, such as Journal of North China Agriculture (National Double Core Journal) and Hebei Agricultural Science. All kinds of scientific research instruments and equipment 10574 pieces, scientific test land 11,000 mu.
There are 841 on-the-job employees, including 501 senior technical personnel, 129 doctorates and 312 masters, and 62% of them are master degree. There are one Chinese agricultural talents, two candidates from the first and second levels of the national million talents project, 26 experts specially posted by the State Council, three high-end talents from the province, 13 excellent experts in provincial administration, 52 outstanding experts from the province, four innovative teams of the provincial giant plan, 16 experts in the posts of the national modern agricultural industry technology system, 22 experimental stations and 7 chief experts of the provincial modern agricultural industry technology system. People. High-quality breeding and cultivation of wheat, cotton, soybean and peanut, fruit and vegetable breeding and efficient water use in farmland, green plant protection technology, fruit storage physiology research are in the leading level in China.
Since the Twelfth Five-Year Plan, 133 scientific and technological awards have been awarded at or above the provincial and ministerial levels, 253 new crop varieties have been approved (registered), 257 standards have been approved, 508 patents and varieties have been granted, and 313 SCI papers have been published. In 93 cities and counties of the province, 28 professional demonstration bases and 321 science and technology demonstration sites have been established. A "Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Agricultural Science and Technology Innovation Alliance" was set up with several scientific research institutes, universities and agricultural enterprises in Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei. Five collaborative innovation teams, three collaborative innovation platforms and six science and technology demonstration bases were formed. It has established cooperative relations with more than 30 countries in agricultural science and technology, undertook more than 50 international cooperation projects, and successfully held more than 10 large-scale international conferences.
In the past 60 years, through the unremitting efforts of several generations of people in the Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Hebei Academy of Agricultural and Forestry Sciences has developed into a comprehensive agricultural scientific research institution with talent gathering, complete disciplines, advanced platforms and great influence. Facing the new situation of our country's transformation from traditional agriculture to modern agriculture, Hebei Academy of Agricultural and Forestry Sciences will firmly establish the development concept of innovation, coordination, green, open and sharing, take agricultural innovation, green and high-quality development as the orientation, focus on discipline and talent team construction, vigorously implement scientific and technological innovation projects, effectively improve the quality of scientific and technological services, and strive to promote the whole province's agriculture. Industry modernization and the implementation of Rural Revitalization Strategy contribute to scientific and technological strength!