October 19, 2019

Research Visit to Organic Farms in Beiyang Town, Huangyan

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On October 19th 2019, URA researchers visited two farms in Huangyan district whose owners are implementing organic farming techniques. Mr. Tao, the owner of vegetable farm SeeHer, guided the researchers around the productive, storing and recycling components of the farm, introducing their business model and production techniques. The URA team also visited several wild rice shoot farms nearby to complete their understanding. Learning about the farms’ approach to fertilization, waste management and composting potentials, funding structures and production chains, the URA researchers had a productive meeting with the owners regarding innovation gaps and opportunities for collaboration throughout R&D phase.

Photos by URA research team