Research Institute of Saffron
National research Institute of saffron as the first research center in the world to strengthen, improve and fix the problems and shortcomings in all sectors related to saffron from the planting, harvesting, post-harvest to marketing and reach the hands of the consumer with an area of 20 hectares in the cultural and amusement complex of Torbat-e-Heydariyeh city’s Pishkouh park is active. At the moment, this research institute has three Research groups:
1)Technology and Production
2)Processing and quality control
3)Economy, Trade and Marketing
Location of the Institute due to the High production level and importance of saffron in Torbat-e-Heydariyeh city has been considered in this city.