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Ministry of Agriculture

Represented by: Plant Protection Directorate (Red Palm Weevil Control Program)

An agreement was reached for joint cooperation in combating red palm weevil. The meetings resulted in an understanding between the ministry, represented by Fahd bin Muhammad Aal Saqan and Professor Saleh Aldosari, the Chair supervisor. Date Palm Research Center (Center of Excellence) at Al-Hassa. There has been cooperation with the lab in conducting many experiments on red palm weevil in Al-Hassa and Al-Qatif. There were also mutual visits to discuss research findings and the strategic plan of the center