by Madelaine Miraflor, Manila Bulletin
SL Agritech Corporation (SLAC), country’s biggest hybrid rice seeds producer, has advanced its plan to start producing rice seeds in China.
SLAC Chairman Henry Lim said the company “has signed a foreign partnership in China” to start the production of seeds in the country.
“We are in talks with a company. It’s the company called Hongzhi. It’s a publicy listed company. [We will have] a partnership to produce hybrid rice seeds,” Lim said. “This will be a five-year plan.”