Knowledge for Development

SOFRI – Southern Fruits Research Institute

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Date: 16/08/2012

Introduction:

This website describes the activities of the the Southern Fruit Research Institute (SOFRI). SOFRI was joined to Vietnam Academy? of Agricultural Science (VAAS) on 1st January 2010. It is located at Long Dinh commune. Its Research and development targets are to improve fruit cultivars for better yield, and high quality for local consumption, processing and export, to improve technology of fruit tree propagation, farming, as well as protection for high yield and quality fruit products, to develop farmer-oriented handling, processing and marketing techniques for fruit products and to consult and train individuals on various fruit technologies.