History & Introduction

History & Introduction

History

It is a table of the history of the medicinal resource research institute.
date contents
2013.10. Changed the name to Medicinal Resource Research Institute(Medicinal Herb Experiment Station & Herb Experiment Station)
2010.07. Integrated into the Specialty Crop Research Institute(medicinal herbs, herbs, watermelon, paprika)
2007.08. Changed the name to Medicinal Herb Research Institute
1994.06. Established Jinan Medicinal Herb Perennial Root Experiment Station(Jeollabuk-do Regulations No. 2053)
1994.05. Decree on the Establishment of Local Specialty Experiment Station(Presidential Decree No. 14261)
1992.03. Established the Namwon Upland Horticultural Experiment Station
1965.11. Jinan Experiment Station of Jeollabuk-do Agricultural Technology and Extension Services

Functions

  • Development of new medicinal herb varieties and the distribution of good varieties to farmers
  • Research on eco-friendly ginseng cultivation and reduction of replant failure
  • Research on technology coping with climate change and abnormal climate
  • Exploration of new economic medicinal herbs and the standardization of cultivation technology
  • Research on the selection of medicinal herbs, applying GAP, and the establishment of management guides after harvest
  • Exploration of herb and wild vegetable resources and the development of varieties
  • Research on the development of the commercialization of herb and wild vegetable cultivation technology and the distribution of herbs and wild vegetables
  • Development of eco-friendly control technology against diseases and insect pests of herbs and wild vegetables
  • Development and distribution of practical production technology for quality raw materials of herbs and wild vegetables
  • Research on the usage of herbs and wild vegetables including analysis on the storage and processing of substances of herbs and wild vegetables
  • Development of advanced farmers through farmers’ education and solutions of difficulties associated with farming

Organization & Employees

  • Organization: Medicinal Herb Resource Research Institute
  • Employees
    • Medicinal Herb Experiment Station : 1 Chief Researcher(Manager), 3 Researchers, 2 Administrative Workers, 1 Government Employee
    • Herb Experiment Station : 1 Chief Researcher(Station Manager), 4 Researchers, 2 Administrative Workers, 1 Government Employee

Dimension

It is a table of the history of the medicinal resource research institute.
Classification Total Experiment Fields Building Land
Medicinal Herb Experiment Station 98,462㎡ 39,844㎡ 2,882㎡ 55,736㎡
Herb Experiment Station 76,355㎡ 26,327㎡ 2,650㎡ 47,378㎡