Agricultural Research,Education and Extension Organization(AREEO)is the largest responsible body for agricultural research ,education and extension in Iran. The establishment of some agricultural research institutes in Iran dates back to more than 80 years ago. Among these institutes, Razi Vaccine and Serum Research Institute (1924), Animal Science Research Institute (1933), Plant Pests and Diseases Research Institute (1943),and Seed and Plant Improvement Institute (1959). AREEO’s mission is to contribute to enhance the food security and improve well-being of the people of Iran through research and training and related activities to increase agricultural production, improve food quality, saving biodiversity and sustainably manage natural resources. AREEO plays a pivotal role in the sustainable development of agriculture sector by generating appropriate technologies for sustainable food, feed and fiber production through its affiliated research and training institutes and centers. It also provides comprehensive information for optimum utilization of natural resources.

Yaman Avenue , Chamran Highway , Garden of Agriculture, Tehran, 19395-1113, Iran
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