Phan Anh Tu

Phan Anh Tu

Government trainer, Vietnam

We have a threshold to take action. Only then do we recommend farmers spray

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Rule of four ‘rights’ guide farmers on pesticide application, says Phan Anh Tu

Anh Tu is a government instructor. He teaches integrated pest management to rice farmers in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta, in the classroom and in the field. Anh Tu says pesticides should only be used when necessary, and he shows farmers how to use them responsibly. The training farmers receive from Anh Tu helps them save money, boost yields and protect the environment.