Changzhou Lotus Agricultural Science and Technology Co., Ltd (Changzhou Lotus) is located in the West Taihu Lake Technology and Industrial Zone (WEZ), Jiangsu Province. It is founded and established by EA Lotus Israel Ltd, WEZ, and Israel Dagan Agricultural Automatization Ltd (Dagan). Changzhou Lotus adheres to the development strategy of “utilizing science and technology to develop agriculture, utilizing agriculture to boost economy”. It also setup Sino-Israel Agriculture Technology Transfer Center (SIATTC) within the innovation park. The center introduces Israeli high agricultural technologies as a technology tank and develops herself as the agriculture technology transfer center with the most advanced in technology, mostly covered in kind and most professional at service in the field of modern agriculture nationwide by means of closely co-operate with Israeli renowned agricultural technology research institutes and Israeli agricultural entities.
Changzhou Lotus (CIATTC) registered capital is 20 million dollar, covers an area of 66,667 square meters agricultural demonstration land. The CIATTC project covers planting high-end hydroponics green organic and fruit vegetables, producing fresh organic yogurt products with efficient dairy farming technology, processing fresh organic vegetable and fruit juice and producing circulation of organic fertilizer under cooperation with Dagan.
The concept leading to the development of the farm focus on two main areas:
Uses of green technologies for the production
Low carbon footprint
Production of “health/cure food”
Integrated Production Plan:
Ability to create integration between production systems to bring lower costs
Creating economic interfaces between autonomous profit centers
Increase the marketability farm products by the synergy between products
The project will educate the local prime consuming market and high-level agricultural production and sales via the demo effect of Sino-Israel agricultural technologies. Meanwhile, the center as a technology transfer platform, loaded in Changzhou West Taihu Lake S&T Industrial Park, provide fully-scaled service of consultation, project management and Turn-Key solution to the potential project investors, technical teams and operation teams, which make the flowers of Sino-Israel agricultural co-operations bloom all over in China.