Summer Scout Camp
(Dhofar Province, Jebal Ashwer)
11-18 August 2017
The Ministry of Education Sultanate of Oman organizes the summer scout camp. The aims of this scout are included several scientific, cultural, scout, technical, sport and social activities, along with activities enhancing the culture of voluntary work and training sessions.Among these aims, the Oman Animal and Plant Genetic Resources Center (OAPGRC) have helped train the participants in the Summer Scout Camp about:
1. How to take soil samples and its importance in agriculture and construction
2. How to take plant samples and its importance in detecting diseases and element deficiency in plants.
3. Also explained the importance of genetic resources and their socioeconomic role as well as protecting our environment and life.
This activity has done under the supervision of Dr. Hameed Ch Ali Alkhafaji (OAPGRC).