FAO, agriculture ministry continue anti-Fall Armyworm programs
Friday، 24 May 2019 - 10:54 AM
The Food and Agriculture (FAO), in cooperation with the Ministry of Agriculture continued offering technical training programs on ways of fighting Fall Armyworm.
In a statement, the UN organization said the second and third stages of the program targeted 63 agricultural engineers in eight Upper Egyptian governorates; Aswan, Luxor, Qena, Assiut, Sohag, Minya, Beni Suef and Fayyoum.
By this, the number of trainees in the three stages reached 100.
In the programs, trainees were provided with full information on the worm, its bad effects and infection syndromes.