Horticultural Research Institute

The Horticulture Research Institute was established in 1994 comprising three Coordinated programs on Fruit, Vegetable and Potato crops so that all these related programs could work efficiently under one umbrella.


  • Research for the prosperity of the farming community related to horticultural crops.
  • Introduction and evaluation of vegetables and potato germplasm for selection of varieties suited to various agro-ecological zones of the country.
  • Integrated crop/orchard management.
  • Evaluating new technologies for adoption at farm level to increase the yield and quality for local & export purpose.
  • Enhancing the farmer income for better livelihood.


Resource Person:

Dr. Hafeez Ur-Rahman, PSO /  Director

051-9255027/90733751 Cell: 0301-5462535

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