Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs: using blockchain and other information technologies to achieve national pesticide quality traceability “one web”

According to the news from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs on February 12, in order to implement the spirit of the Central Rural Work Conference, the National Conference of Directors of Agriculture and Rural Affairs and the National Conference on Pesticide Management, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs has recently issued the “Pesticide Management Essentials 2020”. It mentioned that pesticide management in 2020 includes improving the quality traceability system. The use of modern information technology such as blockchain will speed up the construction of a unified national quality traceability system and gradually realize the “one web” of national pesticide quality traceability. Improve label management methods, implement QR code association of pesticide inner and outer packaging, and gradually realize full traceability of pesticide production, operation and use.