Crop protection Department Implements Field Day on the Safe Use of pesticides
The Department of Crop Protection at the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences conducted a field day on the safe use of pesticides in cooperation with the Taiba Agricultural Society at El-Azazah Center for Technology Transfer and Training and It included a group of farmers of Al-Azazah and Fadasi. Professor Ahmed El-Basher El-Hassan, the representative of the Society of University of Gezira and Agricultural Researches and Professor of Entomology, spoke about the importance of knowledge and communication between researchers and farmers. Head of the crop protection department at the University of Gezira, Dr. El Jaili El Saddig El Mubarak presented an enlightenment on the safe use of pesticides. Ustaz. Adel Awad El-Jaid spoke about the most important diseases that affects the crops of carrots, onions, tomatoes and climatic conditions that help spread these diseases and ways to deal with the safe control of these diseases. Dr. Ashraf Ahmed Issa has explained a number of insect pests that affects vegetable crops. For their part, farmers conducted a dialogue with specialists on some of their thorny concepts.