Day 09

Crop husbandry


  • Morning:
    • Theoretical introduction to Integrated Pest Management
    • Theoretical introduction to pest and diseases in Jatropha
  • Afternoon:
    • Making organic pesticides?
    • Field visit to see Tephrosia and look for bugs in Jatropha?


After this day participants understand what IPM is and common methods applied in IPM. They know about problems with pest and diseases that they may experience in Jatropha and can recognise the most common pests.

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