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China cultivates record high-yield 'super rice'
BEIJING (AFX) - Chinese agronomists have cultivated a new species of 'super rice' which yields a record high harvest, state media said.

The new species, called Super Rice II YOU 28, has an average per-hectare yield of 18,449.55 kilograms, the Xinhua news agency said.

The new yield broke the record set in 2004 which witnessed per-hectare yield of 18,298.5 kilograms, Xinhua cited experts as saying.

The new species of high-yield hybrid rice was sown in March, planted in May and harvested on Sept 10 at Taoyuan village, Yongsheng county in the southern province of Yunnan.

The research project of 'Super Rice II YOU 28' was headed by Liu Wenbing and undertaken by the Fine Strain Biochemical Research Institute of Youxi county in the eastern province of Fujian.
MGR Archive 12.9.2005
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