Activity 1 - International Potato Course in the Netherlands

In June 2010 (estimated to be Month 6), two staff members of AAS/ MoA will participate in the International Potato Course organised by Wageningen International, in Wageningen, the Netherlands.

The DPRK participants of the International Potato Course in 2009
The DPRK participants of the International Potato Course in 2009

The course duration will be 4 weeks and presents all main aspects of professional seed production in different agro-ecological conditions.  Participants will enhance their skills to apply modern seed production principles and practices, and adapt them to the conditions in their home country. During the potato course in the Netherlands, the DPRK participants will work together with staff from Wageningen International to design and set up an in-country course in DPRK (see alsoactivitiy 3 and activity 4).