$3.24m bid to fight coconut beetles

THE Australian Center for International Agriculture Research (ACIAR) has promised $A2 million ($F3.24m) to address coconut beetles issues during the opening of the Coconut Rhino Beetle Workshop, yesterday. “ACIAR has pledged $A2m as a first step in addressing the coconut issues,” said Pacific Community (SPC) land resources division director Jan Helsen during his opening speech. […]

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