MRB-IRRDB Workshop on Agronomy and Transfer of Technology, Sungai Petani, Kedah

The Malaysian Rubber Board (MRB) - International Rubber Research & Development Board (IRRDB) Workshop on Agronomy and Transfer of Technology was held in Kedah from 26 to 27 April 2016. The MRB-IRRDB workhop provided an excellent opportunity for those involved in the upstream sector in the rubber industry to exchange ideas and experience with representatives from the IRRDB member countries which include speakers from Thailand, Indonesia, India, Vietnam, Cambodia, France and Sri Lanka.

The programme was structured to enable the researchers, extension personnel, policy makers and industry players to have a better understanding and appreciation of the latest technologies including new clones, harvesting technology, farming systems, precision and good agricultural practices.

Participants in this workshop gained technical information on agronomy and potential applications of good agriculture practices that would result in successful adoption of these practices and eventually optimize yield.

The workshop was offciated by YB Datuk Norsabrina Mohd Nor, the state Exco for Innovation, Information Technology & Communications. YBhg Datuk Dr Abdul Aziz SA Kadir, Secretary General IRRDB and Dr Zairossani Mohd Nor, Deputy Director General MRB together with 350 delegates attended this workshop. Delegates include researchers from government linked agencies and the private sector from Malaysia and reseach institutes from IRRDB member countries.

The overwhelming response and support from members of the IRRDB and the Malaysian industry towards this workshop reflects well on the support garnered by the MRB and IRRDB.

Opening remarks and welcoming address by YBhg Datuk Dr Abdul Aziz Sheikh Abdul Kadir, Secretary General IRRDB and YBrs Dr Zairossani bin Mohd Nor, Deputy Director General, MRB while the event was  officiated by YB Dato’ Norsabrina Mohd Nor, Kedah State Executive CouncilOpening remarks and welcoming address by YBhg Datuk Dr Abdul Aziz Sheikh Abdul Kadir, Secretary General IRRDB and YBrs Dr Zairossani bin Mohd Nor, Deputy Director General, MRB while the event was  officiated by YB Dato’ Norsabrina Mohd Nor, Kedah State Executive CouncilOpening remarks and welcoming address by YBhg Datuk Dr Abdul Aziz Sheikh Abdul Kadir, Secretary General IRRDB and YBrs Dr Zairossani bin Mohd Nor, Deputy Director General, MRB while the event was  officiated by YB Dato’ Norsabrina Mohd Nor, Kedah State Executive Council
Opening remarks and welcoming address by YBhg Datuk Dr Abdul Aziz Sheikh Abdul Kadir, Secretary General IRRDB and YBrs Dr Zairossani bin Mohd Nor, Deputy Director General, MRB while the event was officiated by YB Dato’ Norsabrina Mohd Nor, Kedah State Executive Council
   
The  MRB-IRRDB Workshop on Agronomy and Transfer of Technology, 26 to 27 April 2016, which be held at Sungai Petani KedahThe  MRB-IRRDB Workshop on Agronomy and Transfer of Technology, 26 to 27 April 2016, which be held at Sungai Petani KedahThe  MRB-IRRDB Workshop on Agronomy and Transfer of Technology, 26 to 27 April 2016, which be held at Sungai Petani Kedah
The  MRB-IRRDB Workshop on Agronomy and Transfer of Technology, 26 to 27 April 2016, which be held at Sungai Petani KedahThe  MRB-IRRDB Workshop on Agronomy and Transfer of Technology, 26 to 27 April 2016, which be held at Sungai Petani KedahThe  MRB-IRRDB Workshop on Agronomy and Transfer of Technology, 26 to 27 April 2016, which be held at Sungai Petani Kedah
The MRB-IRRDB Workshop on Agronomy and Transfer of Technology, 26 to 27 April 2016, which be held at Sungai Petani Kedah