Agric. Corner | Agriculture & Sustainable Development
Topic: Agriculture Technology and entrepreneurship towards sustainable development in the 21st century
Organized by: Society of Agricultural Mechanization (SAM)
Venue: 1st Floor OEC building room G117
Held on: 2019-05-29
The Society of agriculture mechanization (SAM) of Jiangsu University is a student association which aims to facilitate the collaboration among governments, universities, industries and farmers to enhance food security through agricultural mechanization and agribusiness.
The “Agric corner” is a gathering of students, Chinese professionals and international experts discussing current agricultural issues and trying to find visible solutions through win-win collaborations between countries.
• To discuss the relevance of agriculture mechanization and food security and monthly updates in the area.
• To connect Chinese companies with global talents
• To showcase potential global partners and their current works
• To create the opportunity for international students to gain professional experience and act as proud ambassadors of their respective countries.
林金金 a Chinese graduate student from food science department shared her research work about Non-destructive testing technology for agriculture products. In her presentation she elaborated upon the difference between destructive and non-destructive technology and its advantages. The relevance and significance of her research was clear and well presented to the audience. Students were very engaging and asked many questions.
The following was a presentation from Fredy Agil Raynaldo who is graduate student from Indonesia. His presentation was about Leuit, Local wisdom of Baduy tribe community in Indonesia as an alternative of Agricultural system for food security. He spoke about the traditional technology used in his country by farmers to store the products after harvest. This technology is very useful and help store food for as long as 100 years without depriving it from its nutrients. Many feedbacks and suggestions were made by the participants. Prof Hany added that we need to combine traditional and modern agriculture technology for maximum outcome.
Finally the closing remark was given by Tinashe, SAM financial secretary and he thanked all the participants. A group picture was taken soon after the official closing of the meeting.
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