MOU

NARO executes Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the world's leading organizations,  institutes and universities seeking to strengthen the global networks in agriculture and food research. 

Here is a list of ongoing research collaborations of NARO with various institutes around the world.

NARO Headquarters

South Korea Rural Development Administration
Netherlands Wageningen University and Research Center
Bulgaria Agricultural Academy(AA) of the Republic of Bulgaria
France National Institute for Agricultural Research of France (INRA) France
- Joint FAO/IAEA Division of Nuclear Techniques in Food and Agriculture
Israel Agricultural Research Organization (ARO)
- International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT)
- Food and Fertilizer Technology Center
Germany Julius Kuehn-Institute (JKI)
South Korea Seoul National Univ., College of Agriculture and Life Science (SNU/CALS)
- International maize and wheat improvement ceneter(CIMMYT)
Thailand Thailand National Science and Technology Development Agency(NSTDA)
- INTERNATIONAL RICE RESEARCH INSTITUTE (IRRI)
Taiwan College of Bioresources & Agriculture, National Taiwan University:CBA-NTU

HARC

Bulgaria Research Institute of Mountain Stockbreeding and Agriculture

TARC

China Shenyang Agricultural University
China Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences

CARC

Russia All-Russian Research Institute of Plant Protection (VIZR)

KARC

China Plant Protection Research Institute, GUANGDONG ACADEMY OF AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE College of Plant Protection, NANJING AGRICULTURAL UNIVERSITY
Vietnam Plant Protection Research Institute,
Southern Regional Plant Protection Center,
Southern Pesticide Control & Testing Center

KARC・IAM

China Henan Academy of Agricultural Science (HAAS)

KARC・IAM・NIAES・CARC・NIFTS

Taiwan TAIWAN AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE, COUNCIL OF AGRICULTURE, EXECUTIVE YUAN(TARI)

NIVFS

China Institute of Quality Standard and Testing
Technology for Agro-Products,
Zhejiang Academy of Agricultural Science (IQSAP, ZAAS)

NIAH

Vietnam Department of Animal Health
Thailand Department of Livestock Development,
Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives
Taiwan Animal Health Research Institute, Council of Agriculture
Czech Mendel University in Brno
China Lanzhou Veterinary Research Institute (LVRI)
China Harbin Veterinary Research Institute (HVRI),
Chinese Academy of Agricultural Science
Russia Federal Governmental Budgetary Institution Federal Center
Russia Research Center of Experimental and Clinical Medicine
Vietnam National Institute of Veterinary Research
Poland National Veterinary Research Institute

NIRE

- Mekong River Commission (MRC)
South Korea Korea Rural Community Corporation
Vietnam Vietnam Institute for Water Resources Research
(VIWRR), Southern Institute of Water Resources
Research (SIWRR), Sub-National Institute for
Agricultural Planning and Projection (Sub-NIAPP),
Sub-Institute for Water Resources Planning (SIWRP)
- International Water Management Institute (IWMI)
China Beijing Normal University
France National Research Institute of Science and
Technology for Environment and Agriculture

NFRI

China Institute of Agro-food Science & Technology,
Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences
Indonesia Bogor Agricultural University
Bangladesh University of Dhaka

IAM

South Korea Foundation of Agri. Tech.
Commercialization & Transfer
South Korea Department of Agricultural Engineering,
National Academy of Agricultural Science, RDA
Italy National Research Council of Italy (CNR)
Institute for Agricultural and Earthmoving
Machines (IMAMOTER)

NIAES

China Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Science
South Korea National Institute of Agricultural Science and
Technology (National Academy of Agricultural
Science)
USA University of Alaska Fairbanks,
International Arctic Research Center
Germany Bonn University, Center for Development Research
New Zealand Landcare Research New Zealand Limited
China Shenyang University
USA University of Nebraska-Lincoln
China Institute of Environment and Sustainable Development in Agriculture, CAAS

NICS

Switzerland Syngenta
USA College of Agriculture and Life Sciences,
Cornell University
- Africa Rice Center
IBSC International Barley Sequencing Consortium

NICS/NIAS

- International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT)

NIAS

Netherlands Jagiellonian University
Vietnam National Institute of Animal Science
Kenya Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization
Czech Institute of Entomology, Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences (ENTU)
India Central Silk Board, Ministry of Textiles

NGRC

Vietnam Field Crops Research Institute (FCRI)
Cambodia Cambodian Agricultural Research and
Development Institute (CARDI)
Nepal Nepal Agricultural Research Council (NARC)
Myanmar Department of Agricultural Planning, Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation

NCSS

Taiwan Taiwan Seed Improvement and Propagation Station, COA
Netherlands Naktuinbouw Netherland

Abbreviations

ABIC Agri-Food Business Innovation Center, NARO
HARC Hokkaido Agricultural Research Center, NARO
TARC Tohoku Agricultural Research Center, NARO
CARC Central Region Agricultural Research Center, NARO
WARC Western Region Agricultural Research Center, NARO
KARC Kyushu Okinawa Agricultural Research Center, NARO
NIFTS Institute of Fruit Tree and Tea Science, NARO
NIVFS Institute of Vegetable and Floriculture Science, NARO
NILGS Institute of Livestock and Grassland Science, NARO
NIAH National Institute of Animal Health, NARO
NIRE Institute for Rural Engineering, NARO
NFRI Food Research Institute, NARO
NIAS Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, NARO
NICS Institute of Crop Science, NARO
IAM Institute of Agricultural Machinery, NARO
NIAES Institute for Agro-Environmental Sciences, NARO
NAAC Advanced Analysis Center, NARO
NGRC Genetic Resources Center, NARO
NCSS Center for Seeds and Seedlings, NARO
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