We entered “Pintung Agricultural Biotechnology Park” and set up an AgriDragon biomimicry farm in 2012.
From then on, approximately 1000 people have come to visit,
including government officials, academic researchers, and industry leaders.
Even the Israeli former Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development and the world’s leading biomimicry expert, Janine Benyus, paid a visit.
We started to promote AgriDragon biomimicry farming outside of Taiwan, and an AgriDragon Biomimicry farm was established in Humen Town (in Guangdong) in early 2017.
2019 Take part in Asia Pacific Circular Economy Roundtable & Taiwan Circular Economy 100
The Asia Pacific Circular Economy Roundtable 2019, the largest event of its kind in Taiwan, kicked off on October 16 at the Kaohsiung Exhibition Center. Organized by the Taiwan Circular Economy Network, supervised by the “Environmental Protection Administration” (EPA) and the “Ministry of Economic Affairs” (MOEA), the roundtable looks to exhibit the achievements of Taiwan’s circular economy.
Mr. Yang Hao, chairman of Agri-Dragon Biotech, gave a speech on “Specialized Biomimicry Agricultural Area: Sustainable & Collaborative” on Oct 16, and was invited to join the establishment of the MOEA-led Taiwan Circular Economy 100 (TCE 100) during the closing ceremony.
Day 3 features five different site visit routes, including Bio Cycle, Textile Cycle, Plastic Cycle, Metal Cycle, and Industrial Symbiosis, to demonstrate the impressive performance of select Taiwan companies in adopting circular economy practices. AgriDragon Biomimicry Farm in PABP is specially chosen as one of the representative sites of Bio Cycle.
2018 “Food Safety – Food & Agriculture Education Forum” Principals from Junior High and Elementary Schools Visited AgriDragon Biomimicry Farming System
To lay a foundation for the promotion of food safety and health, improve understanding of the relationship between food, agriculture and healthy eating in the youth, and induce thinking on issues such as food origin, production methods and sustainable environment, Pingtung County Government held“Food Safety – Food & Agriculture Education Forum” in Pingtung Agricultural Biotechnology Park on April 13, 2018. Near 200 principals from junior high and elementary schools of Pingtung County visited AgriDragon Biomimicry Farming System. The audience not only gained in-depth understandings on food safety and environment but also enjoyed our wonderful fresh fruits, Micro Whole Food Nutrition, herbal tea, brown rice drink, etc.
2018 Opening Ceremony of AgriDragon Biomimicry Farm in Hong Kong
The first AgriDragon Biomimicry Demonstration Farm in Hong Kong is located at the Hong Kong Organic Waste Recycling Centre in Sheung Shui. The opening ceremony was held in February.
Hong Kong Organic Waste Recycling Center (HKOWRC), the first organic waste management consulting firm in Hong Kong, is dedicated to helping provide customers one-stop organic waste recycling services.
Micro Whole Food Nutrition was awarded the Hong Kong LOHAS Award 2018: Best Fruit & Vegetable Enzyme
Tian Valley Biomimicry Agritech International, our partner in Hong Kong, participated in LOHAS Expo & Vegetarian Food Asia 2018. Our Micro Whole Food Nutrition was awarded the Hong Kong LOHAS Award 2018: Best Fruit & Vegetable Enzyme. The Award Presentation Ceremony was held on Feb 1st 2018 at 5pm at Main Stage, Hall 5F, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center.
LOHAS Expo is the trade expo for organic, health and green living products in Hong Kong since 2012. Hong Kong LOHAS Award aims to review and recognize the achievements of enterprises who contribute their outstanding efforts in supporting the development of Lifestyle of Health and Sustainability.
2017 AgriDragon Biomimicry Farm in Humen Town (in Guangdong) Was Set up
AgriDragon Biomimicry farm in Humen Town (in Guangdong) was established and opened in February 2017. There will be more biomimicry farms in the future.
2016 Principal of University of the Philippines Came to Visit
The Principal of University of the Philippines, Hon. Alfred E. Pascual, led a delegation to visit our farm, looking forward to improving the competitiveness of agriculture in the Philippines through our farming system. In addition to academic communications in agriculture, Taiwan and the Philippines would work together to improve mutual trade and industrial development in the future.
2014 International Authority in Biomimicry Ms. Janine Benyus Visited AgriDragon Biomimicry Farming System
Ms. Janine Benyus is a world-known authority in biomimicry. In 1997, she came up with the concept of biomimicry, which led to enthusiastic participation from scientists, engineers, designers, and government enterprises. Meanwhile, she founded Biomimicry 3.8 and gave speeches all over the world, including TED and UN. Over decades, she earned countless prizes, such as Heroes of the Environment from Times Magazine, Environmental Awards from UN, 10 Masters You Must Know from CNN, and one of World’s Most Influential Designers from Businessweek. She is also a consultant for Fortune 500 Companies in the US. After visiting our AgriDragon Biomimicry Farming System and knowing every detail, she gave us a straightforward compliment
“Simple is the BEST!”
In 2014 Biomimicry International Forum, Ms. Janine Benyus specially mentioned the biomimicry system in Taiwan. This forum was held by Agri-Dragon Biotech Co., Ltd., Industrial Technology Research Institute, and Academia Sinica, attracting professors from over 40 universities, government officials, and researchers in enterprises and national think tanks. Contents include the global trend of biomimicry, biomimicry in Taiwan, and the successful case of Agri-Dragon Biotech. After that, chairman of our company Mr. Yang Hao represented Taiwan as a counterpart in the global trend in biomimicry and initiated preparation for Biomimicry Taiwan, which was officially founded at the end of 2014.
2013 Agricultural Experience Exchange with Israel
On November sixth, 2013, former Israeli Minister of Agriculture Ms. Noked, former Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Mr. Ayalon, and chairman of the largest financial consultant firm in Israel Mr. Even visited our advanced greenhouse in Pingtung Agricultural Biotechnology Park. They got to know Taiwan’s original AgriDragon Biomimicry Farming System in person.
Israel has been well-known for the drip irrigation system. Former Minister of Agriculture Ms. Noked has participated in Israeli group farming for 30 years. Mr. Ayalon used to be the Deputy Minister of foreign affairs, Israeli Ambassador to the United States, and Ambassador to Panama. Mr. Even is the chairman of the largest financial consultant and investment company.
After they listened to our introduction, they were impressed by how AgriDragon Biomimicry Farming System mimics human body systems. They admired how it saves water, saves labor, and maintains sustainability all at the same time. Undoubtedly, this visit added a new page to Taiwan and Israel interactions. It also enables Israel, renowned for water-saving farming techniques, to know further about Taiwan’s agricultural technology.
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(Second from the Right) Ms. Noked, former Israeli Minister of Agriculture,
Mr. Ayalon, former Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister,
and Mr. Even, chairman of the largest financial consultant firm in Israel
2012 Opening Ceremony of AgriDragon Biomimicry Demonstration Farm
With support from all sectors, Agri-Dragon Biotech Co., Ltd opened up a biomimicry demonstration farm in Pingtung Agricultural Biotechnology Park. Our members who had always been supporting us, professors, and Pingtung County Mayor Tsao Chi-hong participated in the opening ceremony.
Awarded the Bio-Agricultural Merit Award in 2012 Taiwan Healthcare and Agricultural Biotech Industries Innovation and Excellence Awards
Agri-Dragon Biotech was honored with the Bio-Agricultural Merit Award in “2012 Taiwan Healthcare and Agricultural Biotech Industries Innovation and Excellence Awards.” It was set to reward achievements by Taiwan companies in healthcare and bio-agricultural industries, aiming to cultivate flagship enterprises for Taiwan and, above all, generate an emerging force to vitalize the global environment and sustain a healthy human society.