Yuan Longping

Yuan Longping, the father of hybrid rice, died

Yuan Longping, winner of the Medal of the Republic of China, academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, director of the China National Hybrid Rice Engineering Research Center, and former vice chairman of Hunan Provincial People's Political Consultative Conference, died of multiple organ failure at 13:07 on May 22, 2021 in Changsha. He was 91 years old.

2021-05-23  Column:News  Views:632