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Insect Symposium

November 24, 2016
Additional recruitment of fixed-term research scientists
November 18, 2016
Participated in First Food Chemistry Conference
November 18, 2016
Newly discovered genes of Rice Blast fungus - key for infection of rice
October 17, 2016
Recruitment of permanent research scientists
October 12, 2016
Discussion meeting with Novozymes Japan
October 11, 2016
Visit of Thailand's BIOTEC Executive Director
October 7, 2016
Recruitment of fixed-term research scientists
September 30, 2016
MOU signed between INRA and NARO
September 20, 2016
Food web model that predicts a stable green world in the terrestrial ecosystem
September 20, 2016
Efficient modification of flower shape and color patterns
September 16, 2016
FAO/IAEA-NARO Technical Workshop on Remediation of Radioactive Contamination in Agriculture
September 6, 2016
NARO signed a MOU with All-Russia Research Institute of Plant Protection
September 2, 2016
High duty cycle pulses suppress orientation flights of crambid moths
August 30, 2016
New soft-sticky rice cultivar "Fuwarimochi"
August 23, 2016
NARO Symposium: "Avian influenza and wild animals" on Sep 29, 2016 at JA Kyosai Conference Hall, Tokyo
August 23, 2016
HARC/NARO annual training on rice cultivation for 5th grade students of Hitsujioka Elementary School
August 23, 2016
Fifth NARO Public Lecture: "Soils as the base of diversity" on Sep 9, 2016
August 23, 2016
Introducing the professional researchers of new technologies in Agriculture and rural development.
August 23, 2016
Publishing "Leading to the future of fruit industry by means of new varieties and new technologies".
August 5, 2016
TARC/NARO Open House 2016

August 18, 2015
Recruitment of permanet research scientists
August 18, 2015
Recruitment of fixed-term research scientists
June 23, 2015
Recruitment of fixed-term research scientists
December 12, 2014
Recruitment of fixed-term research scientists
November 5, 2014
Dr. Masuko Kobori attends UNJR, "the 43rd Food and Agriculture Panel Meeting", and visits the USDA ARS Western Regional Research Center.
October 7, 2014
Dr. Reona Takabatake attends a training workshop on "Practical aspects of regulatory GMO testing"
October 6, 2014
Dr. Kazumi Kitta attends the 5th plenary meeting of ISO/TC34/SC16 Molecular Biomarker Analysis
September 19, 2014
Dr. Katsuichi Saito attends 11th International Symposium on Lactic Acid Bacteria and gives poster presentation
September 10, 2014
Dr. Manasikan Thammawong attends the 29th International Horticultural Congress and gives an oral presentation
September 10, 2014
Dr. Hiromi Kameya attends 14th International NUTRITION & DIAGNOSTICS Conference and gives poster presentation
July 18, 2014
Dr. Hiroaki Kitazawa attends 9th IAPRI World Conference on Packaging and gives oral presentation.
June 2, 2014
Recruitment of fixed-term research scientists
February 19, 2014
Dr. Rie Satoh attends The 5th International Symposium on Molecular Allergology (ISMA 2013) and gives poster presentation.
December 13, 2013
Dr. Yasuhiro Inatsu wins the Post Harvest Superior Researcher AwardPrize at SEAsia 2013.
December 13, 2013
Dr. Yasuhiro Inatsu's recent activities in Cambodia and Laos
December 3, 2013
Dr. Kazumi Kitta attends GMCC-13 and gives an oral presentation
November 15, 2013
Dr. Masuko Kobori attends the ISNFF 2013 and gives poster presentation.
November 14, 2013
Dr. Mari Maeda-Yamamoto attends the ISNFF 2013 and gives oral presentation.
November 14, 2013
Dr. Hiromi Kameya attends International Meeting on Radiation Processing 2013 and gives poster presentation
November 7, 2013
Dr. Hikaru Hemmi attends 5th Asia-Pacific NMR Symposium and gives poster presentation.

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