Sarrod

Activities

Research of the biological basis for berry fruits (strawberry, raspberry, blackberry, blackcurrant). Cultivar development via traditional and biotechnological methods, extended with some not well-known fruits, such as common sea-buckthorn, blueberry, sambucus, cornel and chokeberry as well.

Introduction of the new cultivars to the market.

Maintenance of biodiversity via the preservation of the gene wealth of these fruits.

Evaluation of the effects of climate change on the economically viable production of berries.

The production and propagation of pathogen-free propagation materials for berries, maintaining prebase and base plantations, supplying of tree nurseries with virus-free propagation materials.

The research of cultivation and propagation technologies.

The implementation of the scientific results into the practice, through events, publications and education.

Establishing and maintaining fruit stock plantations and reference stock nurseries.

Plant propagation material marketing.

Areas

Arable lands 450 ha
Idle land 15 ha
Orchard 75 ha
Tree nursery 17 ha

Contact information

Address 9435 Sarród, Kossuth Lajos utca 57. (Location)
Phone number +36 99 359 586
Email fertod.rendeles@mkszn.hu
Leader Kocsis Sándor, +36 30 283 4409
Accountant Poltné Szabó Krisztina, +36 70 682 0306