Entomology (ENTO)

About Entomology

Duty and function

Activities of Entomology Section

  • Announcement of Early Warning for pest management according to seasonal occurrence.
  • Pest identification.
  • Pest surveillance in important import and export crops occasionally.
  • Establish of pest lists for management and trade facilitation.
  • Training and sharing knowledge entomological aspects to agricultural extension staffs and farmers.
  • Pest risk analysis for sanitary and phytosanitary measure in trade.
  • Train the person who operate / use of pesticide for safety use of pesticide in CPA ( Certified Pesticide Application ) training course.
  • Examine and check the dossier ( Bio efficacy and labeling ) for sumitting Pesticide Registration Board (PRB).

Events

Field Monitoring

Field survey on Yellow Stemborer at Mon State, Mudon Township

Field survey on Golden Apple Snail at Ayeyarwaddy Division, Pyarpon Township

Field survey on Yellow Stemborer at Sagaing Division, Shwebo Township

Field survey on Whitefly at Naypyitaw Division

Field survey on Mangon Seedweevil at Shan State, Yatsouk Township

Field survey on Whitefly at Naypyitaw Division

Field survey on Brown Planthopper at Bago Division, Natalin Township

Farmer Field School

FFS on Yellow Stemborer at Mon State, Mudon Township

FFS on Golden Apple Snail at Ayeyarwaddy Division, Phyarpon Township

FFS on Yellow Stemborer at Sagaing Division, Shwebo Township

FFS on Mango Seedweevil at Shan State, Yatsouk Township

FFS on Brown Planthopper at Bago Division, Natalin Township

Pest Surveillance

Pest surveillance on Groundnut at Sagaing Division

Pest surveillance on Groundnut at Magway Division

Pest surveillance on Groundnut at Magway Division

Pest Identification

Pest Identification

Pest Identification

Pest record keeping

Media

Farmer channel

Farmer channel

Usage of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) on Farmer channel

Usage of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) on Farmer channel