Director, Horticulture Innovation Lab Regional Center at Kasetsart University
Poonpipope Kasemsap is the acting Vice President for Kamphaeng Saen Campus at Kasetsart University in Thailand. He is also the director of the Horticulture Innovation Lab Regional Center at Kasetsart University and as such, a member of the Horticulture Innovation Lab's International Advisory Board. Associate Professor of Crop Eco-Physiology, Chair of the Horticulture Department, and Director of the International Studies Center at Kasetsart University in Bangkok, Thailand. He is the chair of the International Biology Olympiad (2008-12) and has been the National Coordinator of ThaiFlux Network since 2007. His research and teaching focuses on the effects of climate changes and air pollutants on the eco-physiology of horticultural crops and on the physiology of horticultural crop production. He previously served on the Horticulture Innovation Lab's International Advisory Board from 2009 to 2013.
Poon Kasemsap explains how axioms such as "the greatest victory is that which requires no battle" applies to pest-exclusion nets and reasons farmers might want to adopt nets as a pest management solution.