About 15 students from the Faculty of Agriculture were participated in the ‘Jelajah Siswa Sayang Ilmu Sayang Komuniti UPM 2017’ program, jointly organized by UPM with the Negeri Sembilan state government which was held on 19th to 21st May 2017 at Dataran Seri Kemang and JKKK Dun Linggi, Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan. Kg. Permatang Pasir Linggi, Negeri Sembilan has been chosen as location for the students of the Faculty of Agriculture to carry out activities with the community. Through this program, students gain exposure on how to transfer of knowledge technique directly to the target group which is also guided by academician and staff from the Faculty of Agriculture. Among the activities carried out with these communities are technique of producing organic fertilizer from household waste materials, production of natural insect repellent technique and grafting technique. In addition, the students also gain knowledge on how to produce traditional cakes which is undertaken by locals.
Date of Input: 09/06/2017 | Updated: 09/06/2017 | hma
Faculty of Agriculture
Universiti Putra Malaysia
43400 UPM Serdang
Selangor Darul Ehsan