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Opportunity assessment and development
In the global natural products business

Research, capacity building, and technical support

HRF is a nexus for information, market and technical assistance, and training in the natural products sector. The core HRF staff includes research specialists and experts in market development, regulation, and resource management. Our network of international consultants and our strong ties with industry partners help us provide additional services.

Our specialized services include:

Market Analysis and Development
Opportunity assessment
Strategic planning
Commercialization models
Ethical business linkages and marketing
Regulatory assistance
Certification support
Technical Assistance and Training
Institutional capacity building
Quality management
Horticultural production
Post-harvest processing
Risk aversion strategies
Topical workshops
Natural Resource Assessment and Management
Sustainable harvest assessment
Harvest strategy development
Community-based planning
Field data collection and interpretation
Promotion of biodiversity conservation

Library and Research Services
Market research
Policy analysis
Safety and regulatory reviews
Literature searches



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