Plius

Address

Institute of Horticulture LAMMC
Kaunas st. 30, Babtai, LT-54333, Kaunas dist.
Company code 302474014
VAT number LT100005122310
Phone 8 37 555 210
Fax. 8 37 555 176
E-mail: institutas@lsdi.lt

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Department of Horticulture Technologies

Department of Horticulture Technologies

Darius Kviklys

Head of Department,
Senior Researcher
Dr. Darius Kviklys
tel.: 8 37 555 432;
e-mail: d.kviklys@lsdi.lt

 Research staff:

Dr. Nobertas Uselis Senior Researcher tel.: 8 37 555 304;
e-mail: n.uselis@lsdi.lt
Dr. Juozas Lanauskas Senior Researcher tel.: 8 37 555 304;
e-mail: j.lanauskas@lsdi
Dr. Loreta Buskienė Researcher tel.: 8 37 555 304;
e-mail: l.buskiene@lsdi.lt

Themes of scientific investigations:

Optimization of orchard plant vegetative and generative development

Investigation of biological and economical features of rootstock-cultivar combinations for the modern commercial orchards under Lithuanian agro climatic conditions.

Creation of economically based technologies of cultivation and management of intensive dwarf and semi-dwarf orchards.

Development of berry plant growing technologies for fresh market and processing.

Development of orchard plant propagation technologies.

Investigation of fruit load and fruit quality.

Creation of ecological fruit and berry growing technologies under Lithuanian agro climatic conditions.

Economical analysis of horticulture business.

Contract investigations:

Various contract scientific investigations in the field of commercial horticulture are carried out. The main clients are Lithuanian Ministry of Agriculture and fruit growing companies, as well as pesticide and fertilizer representatives.

Projects:

INTERREG projects BALTHORT and FruitTechCentre.

COST action 863 “EUROBERRY“

Lithuanian Council of Science, 4 projects.

National Science Programme „Healthy and Safe Food”, 1 project

Ministry of Agriculture, several projects “

Netherland-Latvia-Lithuania project: Fruit and vegetable market organization

Netherland-Lithuania project: Propagation system for fruit crops

France-Lithuania project: Fruit and vegetable market organization

Netherland-Lithuania project: Quality standards for fruit and vegetables.

Services:

Scientific-production conferences, seminars:

– horticulture business development;

– fruit and berry growing technologies;

– selection of orchard plant cultivars.

Consultations:

– development of horticulture business;

– technological questions of fruit and berry growing;

– selection of orchard plant cultivars;

– projection of business orchards;

– amateurish horticulture questions.

Courses:

– horticulture business development;

– technologies of fruit and berry growing;

– selection of orchard plant cultivars;

– projection of commercial orchards.