Posted on October 12, 2011

Due to the interest of the Ministry of Environment in the agricultural sector in state of Qatar, it is firmly concerned about providing the requirement of agriculture and achieving the sustainability through disseminating the agricultural concepts, improving the agricultural manner, carrying out agricultural experiments and researches.

The ministry also helps the farmers on how to use the agricultural techniques, by using modern irrigation methods, giving courses to the farmers  as well as scientific seminars by providing pesticide, herbicide, seeds and fertile soil, facilitating the irrigation process in green houses and wooded area.

In addition, an awareness leaflet in (Tuta absoluta) has been prepared by Abdulla Al karamy from the Department of Plant Protection and Quarantine in Agricultural Affairs Management. This leaflet covered description, geographical distribution, method of resistance and appropriate solution for the (Tomato pinworm) in order to edify the farmers on how to  prevent it’s spread in state of Qatar.