In today's "fifty-fourth China Science and Technology Forum, the origin of Chinese rice, academic seminar", the scientists made a proposal for the origin of Chinese rice, the consensus that,China cultivated rice originated ten thousand years ago in Jiangxi million years - Xianrendong site in the central region of the bucket ring in the Yangtze River and the south area, should be the textbook, the historical treatise, the internal propaganda, the foreign exchange and so on common cognition and uses.
From Chinese rice science and technology, agriculture, Agricultural Archaeology, cultural history of agriculture, and engaged in rice research scientists gathered in Wannian County of Jiangxi Province, through the display of Chinese rice originated in China archaeological achievements, combing rice domestication and development, the latest progress in the study of the origin of the exchange Chinese rice. The discussion focused on the origins of rice Chinese.
It is understood that nearly a hundred years, from the beginning of Ding Ying, generation after generation of Chinese rice researchers, is committed to demonstrate the origin of China's rice cultivation.Since 1980s, cultivated rice remains ten thousand years ago have been found in archaeological Jiangxi years Xianrendong site, Hunan Daoxian County - bucket ring yuchanyan cave, Zhejiang Pujiang mountain site. This strongly confirms Ding Ying's theory of the origin of rice in china.
Sponsored by the China Association of this seminar, Xie Huaan, China Academy of Sciences Chinese Academy of Engineering Yan Longan hundreds of experts and scholars believe that the artificial domestication of wild rice and cultivated rice cultivation, is an important origin of primitive agriculture. Thus, the rice production, consumption and storage and processing, and gradually evolved into a rice culture, and then gave birth to the unique culture of civilization.
The ancient agricultural civilization in the middle and lower reaches of the Yangtze River, which is characterized by rice as a symbol, has spread to the vast areas of Asia, and has become one of the important ancient civilizations of human society. At the same time, rice culture and the Yellow River basin of the millet culture common breeds formation of Chinese civilization.