Saturday, April 13, 2024
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Composting lesson for teachers

Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali’s (UNISSA) Faculty of Agriculture (FOA) received three groups of visitors on June 6, 13 and 20.

The 56 visitors comprised teachers from various schools and Science, Technology and Environment Partnership (STEP) Centre officials.

Professor Dr Ahmed Osumanu Haruna, Associate Professor Dr Hajah Rose binti Abdullah and Dr Syahirah binti Haji Shahlehi facilitated the visits assisted by Ubaidullah bin Haji Mat Yassin, Hajah Siti Nur Dalina binti Haji Daud, Noorfarahin binti Rashid and Mohammad Shamsul bin Haji Metassim.

The participants were briefed and joined a demonstration on composting agricultural and food waste to boost soil and crop productivity.

STEP Director Hajah Suriani binti Haji Noor Hashim presented certificates to the facilitators as a token of appreciation.

Photos show participants in a composting practical activity. PHOTOS: UNISSA