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Sustainable agriculture program: farmers-scientist initiated on-farm research in crop protection and health

Sustainable agriculture program: farmers-scientist initiated on-farm research in crop protection and health

Journal of Pesticide Science 21(1): 136-140

A farmer-scientist training and on-farm research programme for sustainable agriculture was initiated in 1993 by the National Crop Protection Center in the Philippines. The paper describes the programme's framework, implementation, and the results in terms of crop protection practices. The programme is implemented in three phases: experiential training; application; and replication. Ten areas were selected for the programme.

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