Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences | JIRCAS

2019 JIRCAS Report

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Plant Phenotyping x Engineering Ideathon at JIRCAS

2019-09-05

The “Plant Phenotyping x Engineering Ideathon” meeting was held at JIRCAS on Aug 26-27, 2019 in collaboration with the Japan Plant Phenotyping Network (JPPN) and supported by Agri-Air Co., Ltd.

TISTR Governor Visits JIRCAS

2019-09-05

The Governor of the Thailand Institute of Scientific and Technological Research (TISTR), Dr. Chutima Eamchotchawalit, visited JIRCAS on September 3, 2019 and met with JIRCAS President Masa Iwanaga and executive staff to explore potential collaboration that would contribute on agricultural production and food value chain.

第7回アフリカ開発会議(TICAD7)サイドイベント農林水産省主催シンポジウム「アフリカを動かす力〜食・農業の未来に向けて~」への参加

JIRCAS Participates in TICAD7 Symposium on “The Power of Boosting Africa for the Future of Food and Agriculture”

2019-09-03

JIRCAS participated in the symposium on “The Power of Boosting Africa for the Future of Food and Agriculture”, an official side event of the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7 organized by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF), held at the Pacifico Yokohama on August 28, 2019.

イスラム開発銀行の農業グローバルプラクティスマネージャーらが国際農研を訪問

IsDB Agricultural Global Practices Manager Visits JIRCAS

2019-09-02

Dr. Nur Abdi, Manager of Agricultural Global Practices of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB), visited JIRCAS on August 29, 2019.

国際稲研究所のMatthew K. Morell所長らが国際農研をご訪問

IRRI Director General Visits JIRCAS

2019-09-02

The Director General of the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), Dr. Matthew K. Morell, visited JIRCAS on August 29, 2019, with Mr. Oliver B. Frith, Head of IRRI Business Development Office.

ルシアン・ラナリヴェル マダガスカル農業畜産水産大臣と岩永理事長の会談

Bilateral Meeting of JIRCAS and Minister Lucien Ranarivelo of Madagascar

2019-09-02

A bilateral meeting between Minister Lucien Ranarivelo of the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries of Madagascar and JIRCAS President, Dr. Masa Iwanaga was held on August 30, 2019 for discussions on areas of research cooperation useful for further agricultural development of Madagascar in the future.

アキンウミ・アデシナ・アフリカ開発銀行総裁と岩永理事長の会談

Meeting of JIRCAS Pres. Masa Iwanaga and AfDB Governor Akinwumi Adesina

2019-09-02

A meeting between JIRCAS Pres. Masa Iwanaga and Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, Governor of the African Development Bank (AfDB) was held on August 30, 2019.

「食と栄養のアフリカ・イニシアチブ(IFNA)」TICAD 7サイドイベントへの参加

JIRCAS Participates in the Initiative for Food and Nutrition Security in Africa (IFNA) Meeting

2019-08-29

As a member of the steering committee of the Initiative for Food and Nutrition Security in Africa (IFNA), JIRCAS participated in the high-level meeting of IFNA under the framework of the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD), held on August 27, 2019 as a side event of the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7).

イスフ・ニジェール共和国大統領と岩永理事長によるバイ会談

Bilateral meeting of JIRCAS with Niger President Issoufou Mahamadou

2019-08-28

The President of the Republic of Niger, Mr. Issoufou Mahamadou met with JIRCAS President, Dr. Masa Iwanaga on August 27, 2019 for a bilateral discussion on collaborations that are useful for agricultural development to achieve food security in Niger.

国際農業研究セミナー ~アフリカを動かす農業の力~ への参加

JIRCAS participates in the MAFF seminar on the "Power of Agriculture in Transforming Africa"

2019-08-27

The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) organized a seminar on the current status of agricultural research in Africa on August 26, 2019. The seminar was in conjunction with the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7) to be held in Yokohama on August 28-30, 2019.

Erianthus variety

Registration of Erianthus varieties for biofuel in Japan

2019-08-23

Two Erianthus varieties jointly developed by JIRCAS and the National Agriculture and Food Research Organization (NARO), namely, JES1 (No. 27533) and JEC1 (No. 27534), and which are suitable for production of biomass fuels, have been registered.

Registration of Two Soybean Varieties Resistant to Asian Soybean Rust in Paraguay

2019-08-22

Two soybean varieties resistant to Asian soybean rust disease jointly developed by JIRCAS and CETAPAR have been registered as JFNC 1 and JFNC 2 in the Republic of Paraguay.

署名されたMOUを披露するJIRCAS岩永勝理事長とテキサスA&M大学Nithya Rajan准教授

JIRCAS signs Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Texas A&M AgriLife Research, USA

2019-07-25

JIRCAS signs Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Texas A&M AgriLife Research, USA

JIRCAS scientists among Clarivate Analytics’ “Highly Cited Researchers” for 5th straight year

2019-07-09

Dr. Yasunari Fujita and Dr. Kyonoshin Maruyama, senior researchers in the Biological Resources and Post-harvest Division, were again named to the global “Highly Cited Researchers” list in the Plant and Animal Science category, as reported by Clarivate Analytics.

"Cut Soiler" for salinity reclamation developed by JIRCAS featured in Indian e-newspaper

2019-07-07

The "cut soiler," a new subsoil breaker introduced and operated in northern states of India under the collaboration project of JIRCAS and the Central Soil Salinity Research Institute (CSSRI),  was featured in The Tribune, an Indian e-newspaper on July 4, 2019.

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