Greg Fraser of Plant health Australia said this is a once in a lifetime opportunity to raise awareness of the importance of protecting plants from pests and diseases.
International Year of Plant Health
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The International Year of Plant Health is being celebrated in Australia in 2020
The theme of the year is ‘Protecting Plants, Protecting Life’ because plants impact our lives every day.
The IYPH2020 is being led globally by the United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Organization – visit their site.
We invite you to get involved in the celebrations in Australia.
Minister for Agriculture Bridget McKenzie said the theme for the year underlined the need for everyone to understand and take seriously their role in protecting Australia’s biosecurity
The Food and Agriculture Organization has launched the United Nations’ International Year of Plant Health for 2020
There will be an IPPC International symposium on limiting the spread of contaminant pests at the Pullman Sydney Hyde Park in Sydney from 3-4 March 2020. You have until 13 December to nominate