China’s hybrid wheat successfully grown on large scale in Pakistan

China’s hybrid wheat, using the two-line hybrid technique, has been successfully harvested on a large scale in Pakistan, according to a senior official of a Chinese company which has supervised field trials of hybrid wheat varieties and recognize on average 24.4 percent growth in crop yields. “Our company has sent many experts to Pakistan to teach local farmers how to plant the wheat. Around 150 experts have been sent to Pakistan, where they visited over 20 cities,” Said Song Weibo, Vice President of Sinochem Group Agriculture Division; the two-line hybrid technique is often used in hybrid rice and wheat.
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