Priority areas of research

  1. Crop production and protection
  2. Horticultural crops (i.e. cut flowers, potted ornamental plants, and bedding plants)
  3. Rice-based and up-land farming systems
  4. Vegetable, fruit tree and industrial crops
  5. Soil classification, fertility and conservation
  6. Water and soil management (i.e. sustainable agricultural production)
  7. Plant biotechnology and genetic resources conservation