Friday, December 19, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. at the Margaret flower plot South of the Agricultural Technology Park Khon Kaen University Assoc. Prof. Chanchai Panthongwiriyakul President of Khon Kaen University, Presided over the opening ceremony of the margaret flower plot, together with Dr. Ae Jit Phanthongwiriyakul, his wife, by Prof. Dr. Monchai Duangchinda, Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies. Is a welcome speaker and Mr. Narawit Square, 2nd year student in the field of Innovative Agriculture Faculty of Agriculture Along with the administrators of Khon Kaen University, staff, students and interested people visiting the Margaret flower field at the southern area of the Agricultural Technology Park. Khon Kaen University heavily
Marguerite field into a field of cut flowers in smart agriculture. Khon Kaen University in the project KKU Smart flower farm for the flower of this margaret It is interesting, including a photo spot, check-in, a Margaret flower field – a sunflower field. And learn the Smart Farm water system, as well as the performances of students, the Folksong music in the garden, and the distribution of agricultural produce and products from the students of the Faculty of Agriculture. Khon Kaen University For the admission fee, the Margaret plot costs only 20 baht per person (students from the Faculty of Agriculture, current students, free admission) by revenue from the admission fee to the Margaret flower plot. Will be used to contribute to the dreams of the students of the Faculty of Agriculture who wish to study abroad as well In the area of the car park, you can drive your car to park right away. Open for viewing today, February 19 – July 7, 2021 from 7:30 am until the sunset time.
Assoc. Prof. Chanchai Panthongwiriyakul President of Khon Kaen University
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Chanchai Phanthongwiriyakul The President of Khon Kaen University said that the KKU Smart Flower Farm Project under the Research Program, Smart Farming Research Program, greatly appreciated the Faculty of Agriculture. Which has initiated a project that contributes to the development of production efficiency, increase income and improve the physical in the faculties and the area around Khon Kaen University to be beautiful, creating a new landmark of Khon Kaen University This can be seen from the success of the 8th turbine conversion and the construction of the cutter plot. That has built a reputation for the Faculty of Agriculture and Khon Kaen University to be known to outsiders and social media more. As well as to inspire students to come to study the Faculty of Agriculture even more.
Professor Dr. Monchai Duangjinda, Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies
Professor Dr. Monchai Duangjinda, Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies, said that the KKU Smart Flower Farm project of the Faculty of Agriculture. It is one of the programs sponsored by the research and graduate studies Under the Research Program, Smart Farming Research Plan for the year 2020, which has been implemented To bring modern technology With high precision Control and command To help increase the efficiency of working in the agricultural sector Through the preparation of cut flowers in the intelligent agricultural system (Smart farm), including the watering system Management of fertilizers and nutrients Determination of pH And electrical conductivity Or the value of soil salt With such information Will be linked through the internet And save data stored in the Cloud (Cloud). Farmers, users can control the command in real time via an application in the mobile phone system (Mobile phone) makes it convenient and quick to use. Choose a potential flower, the Margaret flower, the genus of the benemas, ranging in color from pink to pale lilac in vibrant colors and are gaining popularity online. In both planting and ornamental plots to develop the landscape And use as cut flowers In addition, such flowers also contain important substances that have anti-inflammatory, oral and pain-relieving effects, so it may have the potential to develop into a medicinal plant. And healthy drinks in the future In addition, such projects Also contributes to enhancing work experience outside the classroom By actually doing Of more than 30 students of innovative agriculture program in creating and planning the production of margaret flowers in smart agriculture This is one of Khon Kaen University’s Transform Education strategy as well.
Mr. Narawit Square, 2nd year student in Innovative Agriculture
Faculty of Agriculture Khon Kaen University
For Mr. Narawit Square, 2nd year student in Innovative Agriculture Faculty of Agriculture Khon Kaen University said that this activity has a history. As the Innovative Agriculture curriculum is encouraged all students to formulate projects to enhance their competence in smart farm entrepreneurship and teamwork. In addition, we have a dream to travel to study abroad. Therefore, I would like to do a project to fund such activities. And saw that Business about flowers, agricultural tourism. It is a business that can generate income and create a career in the future. The idea started with the commencement day activities. Which received good feedback Therefore expanded the concept to flower beds for cut flowers Whether it is a Margaret, sunflower cutter by past operations, students learn from practice Which is learning outside of the classroom about various production and management Whether it is a water system Automatic light system To control plant growth Which has started from the process of preparing the area Until the harvest And will be able to apply the experience that has been used in transcribing lessons to be developed with the students in the next generation.
Khon Kaen University We invite you to visit the Margaret flower field. Set today until 7 July 2021 from 7:30 am until the sunset time ever. Prepare a beautiful dress, prepare the camera. Margaret flower plots Waiting for you to check in