On January 12th 2021, Institute of Biotechnology, Hue University (HUIB) organized the Scientific Committee to evaluate the Hue University research project “Study on selection and development of technical process for planting sweet grass (Stevia rebaudiana Bertoni) in Thua Thien Hue province”, code: DHH2018-15-11 was headed by Dr. Nguyen Van Duc, HUIB was the implementation institution.
At the meeting, on behalf of the research team, Dr. Nguyen Van Duc presented of the process, and key results of the project, such as: finding out of 5 sweet grass varieties most adapted to the conditions in Thua Thien Hue named M77, ST88, M17, M1, LUCKY; selection of M77 variety to continue researching and piloting under conditions of Thua Thien Hue province; determination of dosage of 30kg/100 m2 microbiological fertilizer and the density of 30×30 cm for sweet grass plants to grow best and achieve the highest yield; and development of the optimal technical process for planting sweet grass in Thua Thien Hue province. The research team published 01 article in domestic magazine, supported to train 04 bachelors, and compiled 01 technical process of planting sweet grass.
Members of the scientific evaluation council appreciated the research results and commented on some modification (form errors, scientific terms…) and correction on the contents of final report.
At the end of the meeting, Chairmain of the Scientific Committee agreed with the comments and assessments of the reviewers and members of the Scientific Committee, and suggested that the research team should correct the report.
The evaluation of research project: Good.
Dr. Nguyen Van Duc presenting at the meeting