Agricultural Research Institute

~ Cultivate technology development that supports farming and diets ~

Toyama is working hard on the technological development of leading-edge technologies like biotechnology that are being applied to Toyama's primary crops of wet-land rice, barley, soybeans and other grains.

Development of low cost production technologies by improving rice field direct planting technologies
Establishment of technologies to increase soil fertility using green manure
Cultivation of new rice varieties like "Tentakaku" (early growing rice) and "Tenkomori" (late growing rice)