Date Added: May 2011
In recent years, accidents in food quality & safety frequently occur, and more and more people have begun to think highly of food quality & safety and encourage food producers to be able to trace the origin of ingredients and process of production along the supply chain. With the development of IT, more and more practices have shown that the supply chain of agricultural products should rely on IT. The using of IT directly decides the degree of agricultural informatization and efficiency of agricultural supply chain management. In this paper, on the basis of introducing the meanings and characteristics of supply chain management and agricultural supply chain management.