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J-GLOBAL ID:200905034244777583   Organization code:E391000000 Update date: Jan. 21, 2020

Wakayama Research Center of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Agricultural Experiment Station

和歌山県農林水産総合技術センター 農業試験場, ワカヤマケンノウリンスイサンソウゴウギジュツセンター ノウギョウシケンジョウ
Representive : Director, HIRATA Shigeru
Establishment year: 1907
Address: 160 Takao, Kishigawa-cho, Naga-gun, Wakayama 640-0423 Japan
Telephone number: +81-736-64-2300
FAX number: +81-736-65-2016
Number of employees: 36
Organization/Research department name (2):
  • Cultivation Department
  • Environment Department
Subordinate facility name  (2):
  • "Training facility
  • Workshop facility"
History (7):
  • 1907/04
    Agricultural Experiment Station of Wakayama Agricultural Association in Miya Mura, Kaiso Gun (Ota, Wakayama City at present) was transferred to Wakayama Prefecture, and established as Wakayama Prefecture Agricultural Experiment Station.
  • 1908/06
    The Station was started in Tsuruteshima, Wakaura Machi, Kaiso Gun (Wakanoura Higashi, Wakayama City at present).
  • 1914/04
    The Station was moved to Miya Mura, Kaiso Gun (Ota, Wakayama City at present).
  • 1954/04
    Wakayama Prefecture Agricultural Experiment Station was renamed Wakayama Agricultural Experiment Station.
  • 1954/04
    Wakayama Prefecture Agricultural Experiment Station was renamed Wakayama Agricultural Experiment Station.
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Purpose of establishment:
Agricultural Experiment Station of Wakayama Research
Center of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries was
established to promote rationalization of agricultural
production and agricultural management by carrying out
agricultural investigation, experiment and research,
and technical guidance.
Business overview:
-Vegetables: Selection of new variety with favorable nature
or harvest, development of raising methods, development of
energy saving raising
-Potted plants: Improvement of quality and energy saving in
production of flower seedlings
-Major crops (rice, wheat and soy beans): Selection of
variety and production of original species
-Development of control technology of environment in
cultivating facilities
-Studies on agriculture business management
-Development of efficient preventive technology for rice,
vegetable, and flower plant
-Elucidation of ecology of newly developed disease carriers
and preventive measures
-Development of preventive technology with considerations to
environmental safeguards, such as utilization of natural
enemies or alike
-Establishment of soil management with considerations to
environmental safeguards
-Studies on soil survey and soil improvement in agricultural
land
-Survey and study on residual agricultural chemicals, and
pollution of farm soil and water
Budget:
  • 2004: \ 285 (Million)
  • 2003: \ 349 (Million)
  • 1998: \ 409 (Million)
  • 1996: \ 404 (Million)
  • 1995: \ 393 (Million)

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