Professors and students from the Faculty of Agriculture at the UOK participated in the Sixth Annual Spring Festival of the Agricultural Engineers’ Association in Najaf province. The festival included exhibitions of gardens and flowers, as well as artistic events, poetry competitions and an annual habit of planting trees and flowers.
The Department of Gardening and Landscaping participated by displaying a developed agricultural water system that depends on the use of modern irrigation machinery and equipment, in addition to organizing an exhibition of flowers that are produced in the department. While the Department of Livestock displayed a number of hybrid and varied poultry birds which are raised at the faculty. The Department of Plant Protection contributed through displaying typical bee hive, while the Department of Food Science displayed some food products such as jams, vinegar and different kinds of pastries made by the students of the department.
The faculty was awarded a number of gratitude certificates and prizes from those supporting the festival.