Specialised Technical Services

Posted on:Jan 04, 2018Input Suppliers

Providers of specialised technical and advisory services in agriculture and natural resources in PNG and the Pacific.


1. National Analytical Testing Service Ltd – PNG University of Technology

The National Analytical Testing Service at the PNG University of Technology offers testing services for food feeds, soils, environmental water quality, trace metals, microbiological, biological tissues, pathology and geochemical. The lab is PNG’s biggest nationally owned ISO/IEC 17025 Accredited Laboratory and have been in business for the last 30 years. Check here …


2. University of Papua New Guinea Remote Sensing Centre

The UPNG Forest Monitoring Portal collects satellite imagery of Papua New Guinea’s forests, maps recent areas of clearing, logging, and fire. The project is a major advance in forest governance, allowing public viewing of activities in Papua New Guinea’s forests. Check here…


3. Chemistry Laboratory, NARI Kilakila

The Chemistry Laboratory of the National Agricultural Research Institute provides agricultural chemical analysis for the natural resource sector in Papua New Guinea. Located at Kilakila in the National Capital District, this state-of-the-art facility offers services in soils analysis, foliar analysis, water and environment tasting, rubber testing, bio-chemical testing, and food and agriculture products. Check here ….


4. National Agricultural Inspection Collection 

The National Agricultural Insect Collection is a reference insect collection of the National Agricultural Research Institute (NARI) of Papua New Guinea. The collection contains a large number of insect specimens (~200,000) collected from all over the country. The specimen records contain information on distribution, host ranges and pest statuses, which can be used as reference information for identification. Click here to learn more on how this service could be of help to you and your farming activities.