Zhang Taolin, Vice Minister of Agriculture and Rural Areas: Accelerate key layout and innovation breakthroughs in core technologies such as artificial intelligence and blockchain

On November 20th, Zhang Taolin, deputy director of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, said at the "2019 China Agricultural and Rural Science and Technology Development Summit Forum" held in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province. In recent years, with the rapid development of the world scientific and technological revolution, cutting-edge technology, disruptive technology and The impact of cross-integration technology on agricultural and rural development is more extensive and profound than ever before. He stressed that we must accelerate key layout and innovation breakthroughs in key areas of strategically important areas such as bio-breeding, intelligent agricultural equipment, and smart agriculture, in the core technologies that are subject to human beings such as synthetic biology, genetic editing, artificial intelligence, and blockchain. .