Hebei Universe Agriculture Science & Technology Co., Ltd.
Hebei Universe Agriculture Science and Technology Co.,Ltd was founded in December 2012 with the reorganization of shares on the base of Xuanhua Universe New Technology Co.,Ltd. Its current registered capital is 104.08 million yuan ,while the total assets stand at more than 300 million yuan. Main business covers five crop seed production and operation including millet, corn, rice, wheat and potatoes. Universe Agriculture has 9 branch companies, including Sichuan Tianyu, Hebei Zhihai, Guangxi Lvtian , Xinjiang Universe, Zhangjiakou Universe Food, Beijing Jinli, Anhui Universe, Shandong Universe and Xinjiang branch office. In recent years, Universe Agriculture devotes to the development of hybrid foxtail millet seed industry and becomes to a leading enterprise of miscellaneous grain crops in China, MOA’s breeding, reproducing and promoting integration of hybrid maize enterprise, China's seed industry AAA-credit enterprise, the backbone of China's seed industry and national high-tech enterprise of MOA.
Based on independent innovation, the "Research Institute of Crop Cultivars of Universe Agriculture" was founded with branches of four sub-institutes including hybrid maize, hybrid millet, hybrid rice and wheat. The testing stations for new cultivars have been established in the national maize and rice producing areas. Base for scientific research and test stand at 996.6 mu with 59 breeders in the team. Independent released Xuntian 969, Xuntian 2008 and other 12 new varieties of corn. At the same time, we cooperated with the Crop Institute of Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Hebei Agricultural University and other research institutes as well as Xu Qifeng, Song Tongming and other well-known domestic maize breeding experts to establish a long-term cooperative relations with the achievement of corn production and management rights for Nongdan 902, Zhongyu 18 and so on, totally 15 new varieties. In 2015, the new corn cultivar “Xuntian 1102”featuring "two high double resistance" with independent intellectual property right passed “double national test” in Eastnorth and Northwest two major corn producing areas and passed Huang Huaihai Green Channel preliminary test, Hebei Summer Sowing Approval. In 2016, we worked with Beijing Hua’ao Agricultural Science and Technology Development Co., Ltd. to jointly develop the latest state-tested corn new varieties "Nongda 372". Since then, Universe Agriculture can manage cultivars tested by the state in three major corn producing areas across the country.
In 2007, Universe Agriculture signed the cooperation and promotion agreement with Zhangjiakou Academy of Agricultural Sciences. The two sides have gained great achievements in extending hybrid foxtail millet home and abroad by cooperation between scientific research institutes and enterprises and taking advantages of each other. We have extended Zhang Zagu No. 3, 5, 6, 10 and so on, totally 15 varieties across the country. The cumulative extending area stands at 20 million mu, which has increase grains 2 billion kilograms and save water 4 billion cubic meters for the country.
Since 2014, Universe Agriculture has worked with the Tianjin Institute of Crops and the Hebei Academy of Agricultural Sciences and other scientific research units for exclusive development rights of drought-resistant and water-saving wheat varieties Jin Nong 6, Heng S29 and Heng Za 102, which means we have expanded our research and extending to wheat aiming at breeding cultivars featuring water-saving, high-quality, high-yield.
In November 2017, Universe Agriculture reached a cooperation agreement with Anhui Longping High-tech, having become a holding subsidiary of ‘Longping High-tech’ and reached a higher development platform. Universe Agriculture will make full use of the advancing resources of both sides, and focus on the construction of the modern agriculture and animal husbandry industry development system of the resource-based science and technology market, building a high-value agricultural and animal husbandry industrial chain at the core of millet processing, agricultural ecological park, ecological farm, grain production base and green organic food supply base of the Winter Olympic Games.Universe Agriculture will make“Zhangzagu” Hybrid Foxtail Millet industry bigger and stronger and achieve a balanced development with other industries by adhereing to the philosophy of “green, harmony, innovation and development” and the mode of innovative service to make positive contribution for the country on national food security, food safety and environment security. We aim at translating the vision of Universe Agriculture as a leading company of Chinese seed industry and a century-old company with professional production level, standard products quality, modern management level and international wide horizon. We all believe that Universe Agriculture and Anhui Longping High-tech will achieve cooperation and mutual benefits for the future.