A forum on development and application of instructional Medias for farmers’ education and training was held from 11-13 July in Yinchuan, the capital of Ningxia Hui Autonomous region.
The forum was chaired by Mr. Liu Yongquan, Vice president of Central Agricultural broadcasting and Television School (CABTS). Mr. Zeng Yichun, Vice executive president of CABTS and Mr. Guo Bingcheng, Vice director of Agriculture and Animal Husbandry Department of Ningxia, attended the meeting and delivered important speeches. The people from the CABTS who are in charge of radio, television and internet education, Audio-video Press of Agricultural Education, Division of magazine and newspaper, and the presidents from provincial schools attended the meeting. The forum focused on the reviewing of development and application of instructional medias for farmers’ education and training since 2006 and planning its future development.
During the meeting, a donation ceremony of instructional media resources was held in Yizhan village of Shizuishan city, Ningxia. CABTS donated Television set, DVD player and a great deal of science and technology books and audio-video instructional materials to a Farmers’ Science and Technology Library of the village, which was warmly welcomed by the local farmers. Delegates of the forum were also organized to visit Shizuishan City Television Station to learn the experience and practices in delivering knowledge of agricultural science and technology to local farmers via TV.