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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.

Announcements from the Horticulture Innovation Lab:

On the Horticulture Innovation Lab Blog

conservation ag photo with vegetable seedling in mulch next to drip tape

Students selected for Trellis projects

We selected nine grad students from our partner institutions to work on Trellis Fund projects in Ghana, Uganda, Kenya, Nepal, Cambodia. Find out who...

Other recent posts

Video: Irrigation solutions in Uganda

Kate Scow is a featured speaker at a conference on UN Sustainable Development Goals, so we revisit her lightning talk about irrigation and farmer-led innovation in Uganda. Read and watch...

Highlighting horticultural successes in 2016

Read our bullet list of highlights and summaries from the Horticulture Innovation Lab's 2015-2016 annual report. Explore...

Photo essay explores our work in Guatemala

A photojournalist recently visited our MásRiego teams in Guatemala and published a news article with photos for the digital magazine TakePart. More...

Postharvest training in Tanzania

The Horticulture Innovation Lab provided a training in postharvest handling of horticultural crops to industry, university, and government partners in Tanzania. 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:

Explore our projects around the world, or add your project to our map of horticultural projects.