The Institute of Crops Research and Development (ICRD) was established in 2005 with its former name Rice Research Institute. ICRD has 5 departments:  Hybrid Rice Technology, Inbred Rice Research, Dry Crop Breeding, Agricultural Techniques, and an Office of Administration & Finance.



Staff

Total: 36 persons of which

  1. PhD: 1 person
  2. MSc: 11 persons;
  3. BA: 20 persons.
  4. Other: 4 person

 

Management Board

No

Name

Position

Contact

1

Prof. Dr. Vu Van Liet

Director

vuvanliet@gmail.com

2

Dr. Vu Hong Quang

Vice Director

vuhongquang75@gmail.com

3

Dr.Nguyen Van Muoi

Vice Director

nvmuoi198@gmail.com

 R & D Focus

  • Breeding of super hybrid rice varieties;
  • High quality pure-line rice varieties;
  • Transfer of agricultural technology and F­1 seed production technology.

Training Programs

  • Providing research facilities for undergraduate and graduate research projects;
  • Offering short-term trainings for local staff and agricultural extension workers.

 

Main Achievements

 


  • Breeding of promising TGMS lines: T1S-96, 103S, T7S, E15S;
  • Release of hybrid rice varieties: TH3-3, TH3-4, TH3-5, Viet Lai 20, Viet Lai 50, TH7-2 (two line hybrid rice), CT16, TH17 (three line hybrid rice);
  • Development of high quality inbred rice varieties: Huong com 1, Huong Viet 3, Huong com 3, Huong com 4, ĐH6, Bac Thom No 7 KBL. 

Contacts

Tel: +84-024-36761279                         

Fax: +84-024-36761280

Email: rrihua@vietlai.com.vn                             

Website: http://www1.vnua.edu.vn/trungtam/vienptct/index.php/en/