Agriculture and Fisheries Ministry Honors Team Won 1st Place in Kuwait Innovation Competition

Muscat, Dr. Fu’ad bin Ja’afar al-Sagwani, Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, today honored in his Office today the team that won the first place in the field of STEM in the Kuwait Innovation Competition for Girls 2018 through the project of “Combating Red Palm Weevil, with Safe Natural Extracts”, presented by the students Afnan bint Ya’qub al-Rawahiya, and Palestine bint Ya’qub al-Azriya, and Samira bint Salim al- Selaimiyah , the supervisor of the project from Umm al Khair school in the Directorate General of Education in the Governorate of A’Dakhiliyah .

The Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries praised the Omani youth’s ability to innovate and excel in all fields, noting that the ministry spares no effort to help the ambitious youth and provide all facilities and support for these projects that serve the agricultural sector in the Sultanate.

Source: Oman News Agency