Recent events

Recently We have conducted two mobile plant clinics at Nuwakot. The plant clinc was organized on 31 December and 1 Janurary. The participation of the farmer and the sample brought to the clinic encourage us for further more clinics on the site.

ASIA Plantwise Summit

Three day long Asia PLANTWISE Summit has been successfully organized from 14 to 16 March with financial assistance from PLANTWISE, CABI. SECARD Nepal has coordinated all local managements. Being one of the leading organizations in plant clininic we are proud to be the organizer of the Asia PLANTWISE Summit. The first day of the summit , on 14 March, Nepalese as well as other international delegates who were invited on the event participated on the plant clinics, operated at two separate location at Dhading district, namely at MAHADEVBESHI and DHARKE. The visit provided an opportunity to international and national participants to understand how Nepalese plant clinics are running as well as to share their own plant clinics with Nepalese plant clinics in regards to strengths and weakness it came across with. The second day was started with registration and inauguration. The Summit was inaugurated by Prof. Dr. Sundar Man Shrestha, Dean IAAS. After the inauguration and inaugural speeches technical papers from various countries has been presented and discussed over the presented paper. The presentations and overall discussion of the paper ended on the day second with its final summerization.
On the third day, session was started with overall management announcement of the day. The day was more intensively started with the group discussion on plant clinic sustainability. Different four groups prepared presentation on their overall overview of the plant clinic sustainability, national plant heath system and planning for future plant clinics. The day was ended with the overall discussion on group presentations, individual feedback as well as overall activity of the summit.