Centers/Institutes » Indonesian Vegetables Research Institute (IVEGRI)

Dr. Ir. Catur Hermanto

Dr. Ir. Catur Hermanto

Head of IveGRI

Phone: 6222 - 2786245
Fax: 6222 - 2786416, 2786025
balitsa@litbang.deptyan.go.id

Office Address:

Jl. Tangkuban Perahu 517,
PO BOX 8413
Lembang 40391 - Jawa Barat
Phone: 6222 - 2786245
Fax: 6222 - 2786416, 2786025
riv@bandung.wasantara.net.id, balitsa@litbang.pertanian.go.id
http://balitsa.litbang.pertanian.go.id

VegRI is one of the technical implementation unit on vegetables R&D under the coordination of Indonesian Center for Horticulture Research and Development (ICHORD). The main function of IVegRI are to conduct :

  • research on genetics, plant breeding, seed production and the utilization of germplasm collections of vegetables,
  • research on morphology, physiology, ecology, entomology, and phytopathology of vegetables,
  • research on component of technology system and vegetables agribusiness,
  • technical services and assistances to vegetable research activities.

The research was mainly focused on : Potato, Hot pepper, shallot, tomato, beans, cabbage, yardlong bean and mushroom. Moreover, the priority research levelled by

  • Prioritized Commodities : Potato, hot pepper, and shalllot
  • Prospective Commodities : Egg plant, cucumber
  • Trend setter Commodities : Indigenous tropical vegetables

In broad outline, the aim of the research program was to create effective technology to support the development of the system of vegetables agribusiness

Research Highlight

IVEGRI coordinated by Indonesian Center for Horticulture Research and Development