Thursday, March 12, 2009

Natural Science Lecture

Title:: "Common Agricultural Pesticides and Their Effects“

By Mr. Lim Guan Miaw

Date:: 28th March 2009 (Saturday)

Time:: 02.00 p..m.. (Registration at 2..00-2:30 p.m.)

Venue:: New World Suite 3, Level 5

Speaker Profile:

Mr. Lim Guan Miaw is a post graduate student undertaking research work at the University Putra Malaysia in Bintulu. He graduated from the same university in 2007 with Bachelor of Science in Bioindustry with a final year research paper on the effects of selected residual soil termiticides. This lecture will place emphasis on the common pesticides used in the agricultural industry especially in oil palm plantation and vegetable farms, their environmental residues and its effects on human beings and the environment.

All are welcomed and registration will be done upon arrival.