On the morning of May 9th, a delegation led by Mr. Nadav Cohen, consul general, Consulate General of Israel in Guangzhou came to visit the China-Israel Demonstration Farm. Mr. Weng Qiyong, President of FAAS, Mr. Zheng Huiyong, director of external cooperation department and several directors of related institutes showed them around the China-Israel Demonstration Farm and had a meeting.
At the meeting, on behalf of FAAS, Mr. Weng Qiyong, expressed his warm welcome for their arrival and gratitude for their long-term support and concern on the China-Israel Demonstration Farm. He hoped that there would be more extensive and in-depth cooperation between the academy and Israel. He made some construction suggestion like sending staffs to attend training, inviting well-known Israeli experts to give lectures, cooperating with Israeli agricultural universities and research institutes .
Mr. Nadav Cohen agreed with the president. ¡°Though Israeli government has made some adjustments in the Sino-Israeli agricultural cooperation policy and cooperation model maybe change a bit, however, he said, our consulate will, as usual, provides assistance and does what we can to support you, in a view to jointly pushing China-Israel agricultural cooperation to a new level.