Predicting citrus fruit trait
with high accuracy

Road to Recovery

Stagnation of crop yields in response to climate change

Utilization of ICT in rice
field water management

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NARO is the core institute in Japan for conducting research and development on agriculture and food. Our overall mission is to contribute to the development of society through innovations in agriculture and food, by promoting pioneering and fundamental R&D.

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NARO International Symposium

September 26, 2017
NFRI Food Function Research Division Director at Food Ingredient Asia 2017
September 15, 2017
A novel superovulation method for cattle is user-friendly and reduces stress in cattle
September 13, 2017
Recording irrigation facilities management on the map for improved efficiency
September 13, 2017
Utilization of "Erianthus" crops for regional fuel self-sufficiency
September 5, 2017
CRISPR technology changes flower color in Morning Glory
August 31, 2017
Stagnation of crop yields in response to climate change
August 23, 2017
Utilization of ICT in rice field water management
August 22, 2017
Simple measurement of agricultural canal deterioration after repair
August 8, 2017
The Birth of Blue Chrysanthemums
August 7, 2017
JIRCAS-NARO International Symposium on Agricultural Greenhouse Gas Mitigation
August 4, 2017
Utilization of tidal components to estimate the ease of groundwater passage
July 14, 2017
NFRI researcher received the 2016 JSM Mycotoxins Award
July 13, 2017
Diagnosing the safety of fiberglass reinforced plastic mortal pipe by measuring the strain
July 11, 2017
Predicting fruit trait with high accuracy at young seedling stage of citrus
June 28, 2017
Early maturing peach cultivar 'Sakuhime' suitable for cultivation in warm regions
June 2, 2017
Identification of the genes involved in asparagus stem blight resistance
May 31, 2017
Rice with reduced radiocesium uptake
May 26, 2017
NFRI Poster Presentation at the 28th IAPRI Symposium on Packaging
May 25, 2017
Naktuinbouw and NCSS signed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)
May 23, 2017
Green tea cultivar "Seimei" suitable for Matcha and powdered tea

April 14, 2017
Announcement of the MEXT Minister Prize 2017 for Science and Technology
March 23, 2017
PNAS Cozzarelli Prize 2016 for Biological Sciences
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.

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