Origin Agritech Limited is a holding company. The Company, along with its subsidiaries, is an agricultural biotechnology company. The Company's segments are Agri-biotech and product development, and Production and distribution of hybrid seeds. The Company specializes in crop seed breeding, genetic improvement and the production, processing and distribution of seeds, as well as related technical services. In addition, State Harvest has built a capacity for breeding technologies, including marker-assisted breeding and doubled haploids technologies. Beijing Origin Seed Limited (Beijing Origin) is focusing on seed production and distribution business in China. The Company's products include hybrid varieties of corn, rice and canola seeds. Its activities include the specialization in the research and development, production, and sales and marketing of crop seeds throughout the People's Republic of China. It offers phytase GM corn, a genetically modified corn seed product in China.