Ambassador Baushuan Ger attended the workshop on “Integrated Pest Management” held at the Conference room of Fisheries on June 29, 2016.
The workshop was co-organized by the Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of National Mobilization and the Technical Mission of the Republic of China (Taiwan). The keynote speaker was Dr. Jin-Hsing Huang from the Taiwan Agricultural Research Institute, Council of Agriculture.
More than 20 persons, including Chief Agricultural Officer, Mr. Ashley Cain, officers of Research & Development, officers of Extension & Advisory Services, and farmers, were in attendance.
Dr. Huang introduced different measures of integrated pest management in the fields according to unique natural conditions of St. Vincent and the Grenadine. Dr. Huang’s presentation received positive responses from the audience and was appreciated by the farmers and officers.