Scientific and Technological Achievements
Since 2011, HZAU has undertaken 4825 research projects. 129 projects have won awards on provincial and ministerial levels and above, of which 9 are national scientific and technological achievements awards. 919 projects have been granted patents, 688 of which are patents for invention and 222 are patents for utility model.
HZAU has made a number of important achievements in a variety of fields of research including plant and animal genetics and breeding, genomics and molecular biology, animal preventive veterinary medicine, pomology, horticulture and vegetable science, animal and plant disease prevention and control and safety evaluation, plant and animal production technology, food engineering and agricultural product processing, efficient use of agricultural resources and development of biomass energy, agricultural economics and land management, generating remarkable social and economic profits.
Scientific Research Institutions
2 State Key Laboratories
1.State Key Laboratory of Crop Genetic Improvement
2.State Key Laboratory of Agro-microbiology
1 National & Local Joint Engineering Laboratory
1.National & Local Joint Engineering Laboratory of Animal Disease Control and Prevention (Hubei Province)
4 National Research Centers
1.National Engineering Research Center of Microbial Pesticide
2.National Engineering Research Center of Livestock
3.National Engineering Research Center For Rapeseed
4.National Center of Plant Gene Research (Wuhan)
19 provincial and ministerial key (specialized, engineering) laboratories, 24 research centers, 4 inspection centers, 4 national professional laboratory ,5 International cooperation bases, and 2 provincial key research bases of humanities and social sciences. [More details]