MARI logoMikocheni Agricultural Research Institute (MARI)
P.O. Box 6226


Mikocheni Agricultural Research Institute (MARI) is one of the research institutes under the Division of Research and Training (DRT) of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security.

The Institute is also responsible for the promotion and coordination of agricultural biotechnology activities in the country. Its mandate is to conduct and promote research for the development of the coconut sub-sector and tree crops-based farming systems along the coastal belt of Tanzania.