Visit by the Office of Agricultural Economics, Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives, Thailand, to the NARO Institute of Crop Science (NICS)

Updated:November 19, 2014 (Wednesday)

On November 19, 2014, the Secretary General, Mr. Lersak Rewtarkulpaiboon, and 9 members from the Office of Agricultural Economics (OAE) Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives (MOAC) from Thailand visited NICS.

Director General Dr. Yano delivered a presentation on NARO and NICS. Dr. Ando, Director of the Rice Research Division, then summarized rice breeding research in Japan. This was followed by a discussion.