Online Information Service for Non-Chemical Pest Management in the Tropics
PAN's Overall Aim
is to eliminate the use of hazardous pesticides, reduce overall use, risk and dependence of pesticides, and increase support for community-based control over a sustainable produced food supply.
The Concept of OISAT Project
is to provide a platform for information dissemination and information sharing and the integration of online information into training and extension services to ensure an effective information flow from web to field, by collaborating with relevant networks. Additionally, it aims at building a network of organisations and individuals to further improve the value of OISAT and to support the use of information offered via OISAT in the field.
easy to read web-based information, relevant for small scale farmers in the tropics on how to produce key crops using affordable preventive and curative non-chemical crop and pest management practices in a way that prevent pests and diseases by using non-chemical pest control measures.