Analytical Analyses

  • Plant tissue
  • Water
  • Fertilizers
  • Compost
  • Livestock feed

Who Qualifies
General Public/Farmers

How to obtain Service by the Research Division

  • Requests can be made Via County Offices
  • Directly to Division

Contact Information
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 646-4334/7
Fax: 646-1646
Email: fpresearch@fp.gov.tt

Hot Line Contact – Pest

Who Qualifies
General Public/Farmers

How to obtain Service by the Research Division

  • Requests can be made via Agricultural Extension Offices
  • Directly to Division

Contact Information
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 646-6284
Fax: 646-1646
Email: fpresearch@fp.gov.tt

Land Capability

  • Soil mapping and land capability advice
  • Sale of soil maps and land capability survey books

Who Qualifies
General Public/Farmers

How to obtain Service by the Research Division

  • Requests can be made Via County Offices
  • Directly to Division

Contact Information
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 646-4334/7
Fax: 646-1646
Email: fpresearch@fp.gov.tt

Library and Information Services

  • Literature on agriculture and related topics
  • References services
  • Database searches

Who Qualifies
General Public/Farmers

How to obtain Service by the Research Division

  • Requests can be made via Agricultural Extension Offices
  • Directly to Division

Contact Information
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 646-4334/7
Fax: 646-1646
Email: fpresearch@fp.gov.tt

Pest and disease diagnoses

  • Disease identification
  • Pest identification
  • Pest management advice

Who Qualifies
General Public/Farmers

How to obtain Service by the Research Division

  • Requests can be made via Agricultural Extension Offices
  • Directly to Division

Contact Information
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 646-4334/7
Fax: 646-1646
Email: fpresearch@fp.gov.tt

Seed Testing

  • Germination
  • Purity

Who Qualifies
General Public/Farmers

How to obtain Service by the Research Division

  • Requests can be made via Agricultural Extension Offices
  • Directly to Division

Contact Information
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 646-4334/7
Fax: 646-1646
Email: fpresearch@fp.gov.tt

Soil Testing

  • Nutrient status of soil
  • Fertilizer recommendations
  • PH/lime statistics

Who Qualifies
General Public/Farmers

How to obtain Service by the Research Division

  • Requests can be made Via County Offices
  • Directly to Division

Contact Information
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 646-4334/7
Fax: 646-1646
Email: fpresearch@fp.gov.tt

Technical Advice

  • Crop husbandry
  • Agronomy
  • Cocoa processing
  • Post-harvest
  • Animal husbandry
  • Plant protection

Who Qualifies
General Public/Farmers

How to obtain Service by the Research Division

  • Requests can be made Via County Offices
  • Directly to Division

Contact Information
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 646-4334/7
Fax: 646-1646
Email: fpresearch@fp.gov.tt

Trade Facilitatation - on Import Permits for Plants and Plant Products

Who Qualifies
Residents of Trinidadand Tobago only

How to obtain Service by the Research Division
Application Forms at the Plant Quarantine Unit
Research Division

Contact Information
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 642-0718

Trade Facilitatation on Phytosanitary Certificates for Plants and Plant Products Leaving the country

Who Qualifies
All DepartingPassengers

How to obtain Service by the Research Division
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 646-4334/7
Fax: 646-1646
Email: fpresearch@fp.gov.tt

Contact Information
Port of Port of Spain, Trinidad
Tel: 625-3266 / 627-0044
Port of Pt. Lisas,
Tel: 636-0883 / 636-2133

Trade Facilitatation on Plant Pest Risk Analysis

Who Qualifies
Importers of plants/plant parts

How to obtain Service by the Research Division
On application at Plant Quarantine Services

Contact Information
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 646-4334/7
Fax: 646-1646
Email: fpresearch@fp.gov.tt

Trade Facilitatation on Sanitary and Phytosanitary

Who Qualifies
Importers/ExportersFood Producers

How to obtain Service by the Research Division
Contact the Research Division Unit

Contact Information
Research Division
Central Experiment Station, Centeno
Tel: 646-4334/7
 Fax: 646-1646
 Email: fpresearch@fp.gov.tt