Identification and Management of Pests and Diseases in Rice, Corn, Vegetables, Mango and other plantation crops
This 4-day course is designed to upgrade and enhance the technical capabilities of field personnel and technicians, whose expertise in pest and disease diagnosis are sought out by farmers and crop growers, to develop a multi-disciplinary approach in analyzing on-farm pest and disease problems. Upon completion of this course, the participants are expected to be able to identify pest and disease problems; properly diagnose crop field problems; acquire skills on pest and natural enemy identification and utilize all these in their decision recommendations.
- Dates: July 5-8, 2016
- Venue: National Crop Protection Center, UPLB
- Minimum number of participants: 25
- Registration fee: PhP 8,000 (board and lodging not included; includes training kit, certificate of completion, morning and afternoon snacks, and USB of lectures)
- Coordinator: Dr. Gil L. Magsino or Majel Magallona