Pacific Week of Agriculture & Forestry (PWAF) Side Event :
Plant Health Clinics: A collaboration between the region's Ministries of Agriculture and universities to help farmers manage pests and diseases sustainably
About the event:
The SPC Plant Health team in partnership with the University of Queensland will be hosting a panel discussion on the Plant Health Clinics concept.
- Introduce the concept of Plant Health Clinics to a wider audience
- Describe the current ACIAR funded PHC programme in collaborating countries, including the science and technology-based and adult learning resources that have been developed and the roles of the various collaborating organisations
- Discuss the successes as well as constraints that need to be overcome to make the program sustainable in participating and interested countries