Fall Army Worm Training

FANRPAN CEO & Head of Mission, Mr Chisvo delivered a keynote address on Fall Army Worm. Mr Chisvo’s focus was on the status of the pest infestation, economic and food security challenges, government response strategies and practices and emerging policy options for Southern Africa.
The speech provided a broad overview of the status, economic and food security challenges posed by the pest and what needs to be done going forward.
AGRA in partnership with USAID, Land O’ Lakes organised a week long training on the Fall Armyworm for seed companies from across the continent. The focus was on providing an update on status of the Fall Armyworm infestation including solutions that are working and remaining challenges. 

Friday, June 1, 2018