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9th Beijing (Tongzhou) International Urban Agricultural S&T Festival
by Johannes Kluge
On May 19, Eva Sternfeld, on behalf of DCZ, participated in the opening ceremony of the 9th Beijing International Urban Agricultural Science &Technology Festival, which was organized on the occasion of the National Science & Technology Week (May 19-26). The Urban Agricultural S&T Festival is taking place throughout the summer season and is held at the Beijing International Urban Agricultural Science and Technology Park in Tongzhou district. The park is a demonstration and production site of Zhongnong Futong, a company offspring of China Agricultural University. Eva Sternfeld shortly introduced the DCZ and opportunities for digitalization in agriculture. Following the opening ceremony, participants were invited for a guided tour to see Futong’s recent experiments in the field of greenhouse horticulture cultivation.