The National Agricultural Research Organisation: NARO

The National Agricultural Research Organisation (NARO) is the apex body for guidance and coordination of all agricultural research activities in the national agricultural research system in Uganda. NARO is a Public Institution established by an act of Parliament, which was enacted on 21st November 2005.

NARO is a body corporate with perpetual succession and a common seal.
NARO comprises of the council as its governing body, committees of the council as its specialised organs, a secretariat for its day-to-day operations with the semi-autonomous public agricultural research institutes under its policy guidance

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Ugandan scientists helping Tanzanian legislators with biotechnology issues

Uganda's progress in applying biotechnology in research has led scientists and legislators from other countries consider its research institutes as an entry point for lessons to learn.

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Naro to tackle fake seeds and inputs with finger-print tracking, labelling technology

National Agricultural Research Organisation (Naro) is to implement a project, which will use high-tech ICT tools to finger-print seals of authenticity on all seed, planting materials and varieties they release.

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The 2nd Biennial National Agricultural Research OrganizationScientific Conference
Speke Resort Munyonyo, Kampala, Uganda

This year's conference aims to promote active exchange of prime agricultural science information, innovations and new ideas among the originators, intermediaries and recipients/end users of agricultural knowledge, for enhancement of result oriented agricultural research.

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