Origin Agritech Limited (SEED) and China’s Leading Agricultural University Jointly Established Corn Research Institute
4/23/2012 10:37:06 AM
BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Origin Agritech Limited (NASDAQ: SEED) (“Origin” or the “Company”) , a technology-focused supplier of hybrid and genetically modified crop seeds in China, today announced its operating company, Beijing Origin Seed Limited (“Beijing Origin”) and Henan Agricultural University (“HAU”) jointly established S. K. Wu Corn Research Institute. The Institute will focus on corn genetics research, hybrid development and crop seed technologies. It will also provide a platform for research exchange and technology transfer between HAU and Origin.