University of the Philippines Los Baños
Wednesday, 17 May 2017 18:08

A forum on plant pests and diseases

NCPC Farmers Forum

A FORUM ON PLANT PESTS AND DISEASES. Scientist Mario Navasero (2nd from right) and a lady farmer from Nagcarlan, Laguna (leftmost) inspect a jackfruit leaf specimen showing symptoms of pest damage during the National Crop Protection Center’s (NCPC) Farmers’ Forum on Plant Pest and Disease Diagnostics on May 16. The said Forum took place on the second of the five-day celebration of NCPC’s 41st anniversary. Joining Navasero in the panel are NCPC researchers, namely (from R-L): Dr. Pablito Gonzales, Valeriana Justo, and Jasper Sarmiento. (Text by Jessa Jael S. Arana; Photo by Vandolph R. Maningas)