Kyoto Prefectural University

Laboratory of Pomology


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This laboratory performs research on sustainable fruit growing, especially concerning on organic agriculture, soil microbiology, biocontrol of plant diseases, and reduction of chemical pesticide and fertilizers. We also perform research on reproductive mechanism and new cultivation system toward the development of efficient and labor-saving practices in fruit growing.

Members

Professor - (Akihiro Itai)
Membership Societies: Japanese Society for Horticultural Science, Japanese Society for Breeding, International Society for Horticultural Science

Associate Professor - Andre Freire Cruz
Membership Societies: Japanese Society of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, Japanese Society for Horticultural Science, The International Union of Soil Science

Lecturer - Takuya Morimoto
Membership Societies: Japanese Society for Horticultural Science, International Society for Horticultural Science

Students

Mr Tsubasa Izawa (4th Grade)

Mr Daiti Oota (4th Grade)

Mr Hiroaki Okabe (4th Grade)

Mr Ryuya Narazaki (4th Grade)

Mr Shouta Moriuchi (4th Grade)

Ms Mayuki Yoshida (4th Grade)

Mr Mateus Oliveira Gomes (Master)

Mr Yusunoke Matsuda (Master)

Mr Ryo Sekiguchi (Master)