- Research of national importance in agricultural such as preservation of agricultural environmental resources, management, development, and others.
- Research of national policy countermeasure such as climate change, biodiversity, crop safety, and others.
- Research and development of national management system for management of crop insects.
- Research for preservation, management and industrial use of agricultural bio-resources.
- Research and development of environment-friendly organic agricultural techniques, crop safety production.
- Research for safety management of cultivating such as agricultural energy, automation system, skills enhancement for prevention of agricultural disasters, and others.
- Development of agricultural high-technology such as agricultural biotechnology and fusion technique.
- Research and development for globalization of Korean Food and creation of a higher value-added agro-foods and traditional foods.
- Research on management and use of national agrobiodiversity.