The wonders of the plant world will be highlighted in an upcoming workshop which will focus on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants.
Participants in the first workshop, which will be held on Friday, June 17 and Saturday, June 18, will be introduced to select indigenous plants; essential oils and simple methods of extraction; and standards of handling plant material.?? The second session will be held on Friday, August 12 and Saturday, August 13 and will focus on industrial applications in the utilisation of medicinal and aromatic plants.
Hosted by the National Council for Science and Technology (NCST), the workshop series will serve as an opportunity for capacity building for persons in the botanical and natural product industry and entrepreneurs in the field.??
For information on fees and registration, contact the NCST at 427-1810.