Integrated pest management for crop production: The Prototype Community

Integrated pest management for crop production: The Prototype Community

Bio-agriculture Safe Project leads by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Warin Intana, Walailak University is a technology to apply a highly efficient Trichoderma NST-009 in controlling various plant diseases, also using Beaveraria and Metarhizium fungi to control pests. By transferring the technology of reproducing and effective utilizing of fungi, cost reduction and increasing of crop value to 120 farmers in the four districts of Nakhon Si Thammarat province. These include Durian growers in Taling Chan sub-district, Tha Sala district; Tub Tim Siam Pomelo Growers in Khlong Noi sub-district, Pak Phanang district; and Mangosteen Growers in Ban Ko subdistrict, Phrom Khiri district, and Lan Saka sub-district, Lan Saka district.


    Research Fundings & Partner agencies

    • Full research scholarships supported by National research council of Thailand, Agricultural research development Agency and Ministry of science and technology.
    • Agricultural Microbial and Production Center
    • Tiang Chirathivat Foundation.
    • Local government organizations, government agencies.



    • The winner, National award for invention and innovation contest: GrowGuard4+ (Biocide OECD standard), Awarded by National Research Council of Thailand.
    • Very good award, research for society: Agricultural Microbial and Production Center, Awarded by Network of Research Universities for Local Southern Region.


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