The JIRCAS Research Highlight 2018 is a compilation of selected R&D achievements for the entire fiscal year promoting the dissemination and wide application of results to academic and non-academic audiences. This issue focuses on (1) results in technology development expected to be used in on-site production, (2) results including new methods and knowledge that lead to advancement of science, and (3) results that are extremely effective or helpful in improving administrative measures.

The PDF version is available at https://www.jircas.go.jp/en/publication/research_highlights/2018

Contents

Program A : Environment and Natural Resource Management

Program B : Stable Agricultural Production

Program C : Value-adding Technologies