Global EditionASIA 中文双语Français
China
Home / China / Society

Plant pathologist honored as role model

Xinhua | Updated: 2019-12-02 14:22
Zhu Youyong, a famous plant pathologist, receives the certificate on Nov 29, 2019. [Photo/Xinhua]

BEIJING -- The Publicity Department of the Communist Party of China Central Committee on Monday conferred the title of "role model of the times" on Zhu Youyong, a famous plant pathologist.

Zhu, an academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering and honorary president of Yunnan Agricultural University, has devoted himself to poverty alleviation in Southwest China's Yunnan province.

Voluntarily working in a poverty-stricken region inhabited by ethnic minority groups, Zhu led villagers in developing local specialty industry and trained over 1,000 people as pioneers in raising income with farming technology.

Zhu has made a number of well-recognized achievements in agricultural technology development and has been committed to promoting the application of research findings in the field.

Zhu's dedication has earned him many awards, including the second prize in national sci-tech progress awards, outstanding Party member and model teacher of the country.

Top
BACK TO THE TOP
English
Copyright 1995 - . All rights reserved. The content (including but not limited to text, photo, multimedia information, etc) published in this site belongs to China Daily Information Co (CDIC). Without written authorization from CDIC, such content shall not be republished or used in any form. Note: Browsers with 1024*768 or higher resolution are suggested for this site.
License for publishing multimedia online 0108263

Registration Number: 130349
FOLLOW US