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Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Collaborative Research on Horticulture

Horticulture Innovation Lab

190 Env. Hort. Building
UC Davis
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616

(530) 752-3522 (phone)
(530) 752-7182 (fax)


The Horticulture Innovation Lab builds international partnerships for fruit and vegetable research to improve livelihoods in developing countries.

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On the Horticulture Innovation Lab Blog

Laying drip irrigation in a farmer's field in the Western Highlands of Guatemala

5 Lessons for expanding drip irrigation

In Guatemala, our MásRiego project takes a holistic, business-driven approach to promoting drip irrigation and climate-smart practices with farmers. Here are 5 lessons learned so far...

Other recent posts

7 Ways gender matters in Honduras

In Honduras, a project led by Penn State has surveyed more than 500 households to examine ways horticulture can empower women. Find out 7 ways gender norms make a difference...

Meet Archie Jarman, our new program officer

Q&A with Archie Jarman about his background in international development and his new role coordinating the Horticulture Innovation Lab's Regional Centers. Read...

DryCard wins postharvest innovation competition in Africa

The DryCard beat out more than 200 entries to win the grand prize in the All Africa Postharvest Technologies and Innovation Challenge. Read more...



The Horticulture Innovation Lab is led by UC Davis and funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) as part of Feed the Future, the U.S. government's global hunger and food security initiative. Our work is committed to these six pillars:

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