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Myanmar: Agriculture ministry and IRRI join forces to combat apple snail invasion in rice fields

posted Jun 10, 2015, 8:32 PM by   [ updated Jul 28, 2015, 6:22 PM ]
On 6 June 2015, a workshop designed to tackle the threat posed by apple snails was held at the Plant Protection Division (PPD) of the Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation (MOAI) in Yangon. The workshop, with over 20 participants, was opened by Dr. Pyone Pyone Kyi, deputy director of PPD. (This was originally published on 10 June 2015)