Tony Jansen from TerraCircle joined the Melanesian Farmer First Network (MFFN) partners for their annual meeting in Vanuatu, 2009.
An outbeak of the exotic pest, the giant African snail, threatens village and commercial agriculture in the Solomon Islands. The snail carries an organism, infection by which can cause severely illness in people.
The following article is a report on a paper by Peggy Fairbairn-Dunlop that first appeared in the APACE newsletter. Author: Russ Grayson, November 2007