Everyday plant health heroes

Liam Brockhurst

Year 2 student at St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School Corinda

Award recipient at the 2019 and 2020 Hermitage Schools Plant Science Competition

Keep certain insects and diseases away from plants so that the plants will grow healthy and strong, because some produce food that we eat, and so we have enough clean air too.

What is your favourite subject?

Science

What would you like to do when you finish school?

Science and soccer player.

What does plant health mean to you?

Keep certain insects and diseases away from plants so that the plants will grow healthy and strong, because some produce food that we eat, and so we have enough clean air too.

What interests you about plant health?

Some plants are carnivores, also some have babies growing out of them. When the plants grow in coloured water, the plant grows in that colour. They are smart because they lean to the direction that the sun is.

Awards

2020 Hermitage Schools Plant Science Competition

  • Joe Baker Outstanding Achievement Award – Winner (years P-2)

2019 Hermitage Schools Plant Science Competition

  • Joe Baker Outstanding Achievement Award – Winner (years P-2)

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