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    Wednesday, January 17 2024. Soemartono Sosromarsono Insect Museum Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agriculture - IPB University received a second visit from the Bogor Raya Elementary School (SD), the last visit was in 2023. A total of 59 first grade students accompanied by six teachers visited the insect museum with the aim of studying the characteristics and role of insects on this earth. Not only can they look around, they can also read information about each insect. They learn about the different body shapes of insects, what they eat, where they live, and even the metamorphosis that some insects undergo. The Bogor Raya Elementary School students never stop asking questions to the students on duty. One of the most interesting parts is the live insect exhibition room. There, they can see cute caterpillars, leaf grasshoppers camouflaged with leaves, and ants working together to build their nests. Apart from seeing insects, they also took part in educational activities organized by the museum. They learn about the benefits of insects for the environment, how to raise insects.

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Sekolah Bogor Raya Elementary School visit to the Soemartono Sosromarsono Insect Museum in 2024

Wednesday, January 17 2024. Soemartono Sosromarsono Insect Museum Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agriculture - IPB University received a second visit from the Bogor Raya Elementary School (SD), the last visit was in 2023. A total of 59 first grade students accompanied by six teachers visited the insect museum with the aim of studying the characteristics and role of insects on this earth. Not only can they look around, they can also read information about each insect. They learn about the different body shapes of insects, what they eat, where they live, and even the metamorphosis that some insects undergo. The Bogor Raya Elementary School students never stop asking questions to the students on duty. One of the most interesting parts is the live insect exhibition room. There, they can see cute caterpillars, leaf grasshoppers camouflaged with leaves, and ants working together to build their nests. Apart from seeing insects, they also took part in educational activities organized by the museum. They learn about the benefits of insects for the environment, how to raise insects.

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Visiting Scholar Seminar

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Thursday, 01 February 2024. The Department of Plant Protection invited two scientists from CIRAD - France to be speakers at the Visiting Scholar Seminar which was held on Thursday, 01 February 2024 in a hybrid manner in Ruang Sidang 1 of the Department of Plant Protection, Zoom Meeting and live broadcast on the YouTube account. These two scientists from France are Dr. Leïla Bagny Beilhe from the Plant Health Institute of Montpellier - CIRAD who presented material entitled "Pest Regulation on Coffee and Cacao Based on Agroforestry Systems" and Dr. Pierre Bommel from Knowledge, Environment and Societies - CIRAD who presented material entitled "Participatory agent-based simulation of socio-ecosystems to stimulate social learning with local stakeholders", this Visiting Scholar Seminar event was guided by Dr. Purnama Hidayat as moderator. To find out the contents of this webinar, we have prepared a recorded video from our YouTube account below:

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International Webinar: "Exploring the Nexus of Science and Digital Technology: Contemporary Insights into Insect Systematics and Biodiversity"

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Friday, January 19 2024. Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agriculture - IPB University in collaboration with the Indonesian Entomology Association, University Kebangsaan Malaysia, Entomological Society of Malaysia, and Agrosavia Colombia held an International Webinar with the theme "Exploring the Nexus of Science and Digital Technology: Contemporary Insights into Insect Systematics and Biodiversity". This webinar presents a Keynote Speaker from the National University of Malaysia, namely Assoc. Prof. Dr. Salmah Yaakop who delivered her keynote speech entitled "Position of Insect Systematics, Biodiversity and Conservation in the Citizen Science Era" after the webinar keynote speech was continued with the presentation of material from the first speaker, namely Dr. Purnama Hidayat who presented material entitled "Contemporary Views on Insect Systematics, Biodiversity, and Conservation in the Technological Epoch", after that continued with the second speaker, namely Takumasa Kondo, Ph.D from Agrosavia - Colombia who presented material entitled "Taxonomy and Biodiversity: Examples from Coccidology" this entire webinar event was moderated by Dr. Idham Sakti Harahap. To find out the contents of this webinar, we have prepared a recorded video from our YouTube account below:

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Guest lecture Series 29: MK. Plant Quarantine (PTN1303)

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Saturday, 02 December 2023. Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agriculture - IPB University held Guest Lecture Series 29: MK. Plant Quarantine (PTN1303) with the title "Indonesian Quarantine and its Challenges in the Future" featuring speaker Dr. Antarjo Dikin (Indonesian Quarantine Agency). This Guest Lecture was held online using Zoom Meeting from 09.00 WIB until finished. In his presentation, Dr. Antarjo Dikin explains the role and actions of the Indonesian Quarantine Agency which has been fighting to protect Indonesia from dangerous pests entering Indonesia. For more details about this Guest Lecture, please watch the video below:

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