J-GLOBAL ID:200905046107900147   Organization code:E466000000 Update date: Jan. 21, 2020

Ehime Research Institute of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Fruit Tree Research Center

愛媛県農林水産研究所 果樹研究センター, エヒメケンノウリンスイサンケンキュウショ カジュケンキュウセンター
Representive : Director, SERA Chikatomi
Establishment year: 1948
Address: 1618 Shimoidaicho, Matsuyama-shi, Ehime 791-0112 Japan
Telephone number: +81-89-977-2100
FAX number: +81-89-977-2451
Number of employees: 29
Organization/Research department name (14):
  • Section of Cultivation and Breeding
  • Citrus Breeding Group
  • Citriculture and Mechanization Group
  • Deciduous Fruit Tree Cultivation Group
  • Section of Production and Environment
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Subordinate facility name  (6):
  • There are eight facilities at the station:
  • General Agricultural Center, Machinery Garage, Fruits
  • Storage Control Center, Low Temperature Storage,
  • Greenhouse, glazed room, Natural Enemy Cultivation
  • Center, Fruit Sucking Moth Research Institution and
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History (6):
  • 1948/04
    Ehime Orchard Experiment Station was founded. Nanyo Citrus Fruits Branch of Ehime Agricultural Experiment Station was renamed Nanyo Branch Station.
  • 1963/01
    Deciduous fruit tree Experiment Land of Nanyo Branch Station was renamed Kihoku Branch Station of Orchard Experiment Station.
  • 1964/04
    Iwagi Branch Station of Agricultural Experiment Station was renamed Iwagi Branch Station of Orchard Experiment Station.
  • 1975/04
    The system of seven Departments of Technical Division was abolished and Project Research System was established.
  • 1978/07
    Main Office of Orchard Experiment Station was moved to the new building in Shimoidai Machi, Matsuyama City.
Purpose of establishment:
In Ehime Prefecture, varieties of fruit trees grow
under warm weather. Citrus fruits production is the
top in Japan and fruit tree agriculture is important
to our economy. Under this background, varieties of
test research are promoted for improvement of fruit
tree agriculture and producing region from technical
point of view. Also, Nanyo Branch, Kihoku Branch and
Iwagi Branch promote community intimated test
research to take advantage of region's
Business overview:
We cultivate of new varieties and develop laborsaving
and high quality of production technology, efficient
technology of pest protection, technology of soil
control and manuring improvement, technology of weather
disaster prevention, and technology of institutional
  • 2007: \ 646 (Million)
  • 2006: \ 337 (Million)
  • 2005: \ 348 (Million)
  • 2004: \ 397 (Million)
  • 2003: \ 402 (Million)
  • 2001: \ 459 (Million)

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