A workshop to discuss initial research results from Work Package 4 exploring farmers’ perceptions of agriplastic use and removal from the soil was held in Hanoi, Vietnam, hosted by the Soils and Fertilizers Research Institute and the Institute of Agricultural Environment, between 27th February and 3rd March 2023. The research team from Sri Lanka, India, Egypt and China also attended for knowledge exchange, and visited one of the data collection sites in the rural area of Bac Giang, to see plasticulture in practice and meet farmers.

Below, project partners from Egypt, Sri Lanka and Vietnam talk about the use of agriplastics in their countries.