How wind and solar energy can help PH

It has been reported globally that the Philippine government has embarked on an unprecedented program of infrastructure development. This is welcome news for an international investor with a project pipeline across the country.  Read more: How wind and solar energy can help PH

Expansion of coco sugar industry pushed

There is a need to push for the expansion of the country’s coconut sugar industry given its economic and health benefits, a lawmaker said. Read more: Expansion of coco sugar industry pushed

DA stirs up Cordillera production for stronger coffee sector

LA TRINIDAD Benguet — To meet local demand and participate in the international market, the Department of Agriculture-Cordillera (DA-CAR) will undertake rehabilitation projects on aging coffee plants and expand areas for production in the region. Read more: DA stirs up Cordillera production for stronger coffee sector

Making agriculture profitable and sustainable once again

For agriculture to be successful, agribusiness is critical. An agriculture commodity will not provide revenues unless it is produced and sold. Thus, an efficient supply chain from farm to table (or seed to shelf) is needed if agriculture is to become profitable and consequently, sustainable. This is what agribusiness is all about. Read more: Making […]

DOST-2 brings program closer to farmers, brgy officials

LAL-LO, Cagayan, Feb. 1 (PIA) — Some 200 barangay officials and farmers here attended the orientation and training of science and technology programs and services of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in collaboration with the Local Government Unit (LGU) in this town on 31 January 2018.  Read: DOST-2 brings program closer to farmers, brgy […]

Philrice to open satellite station in Zamboanga

The Philippine Rice Research Institute (Philrice) is setting up a P5.98-million satellite station here in Zamboanga City. Read more: Philrice to open satellite station in Zamboanga 

Shortage of NFA rice raising prices

MANILA, Philippines — The shortage of rice from the National Food Authority (NFA) is real and raising prices of the staple, Sen. Nancy Binay warned yesterday. Read more: Shortage of NFA rice raising prices

Project ASPIRE launched in CAR

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Jan. 31 (PIA) — Farmers and fisherfolks can promote their produce, increase their income and be developed as entrepreneurs through the Agribusiness Support for Promotion and Investment in Regional Expositions (ASPIRE). Read more: Project ASPIRE launched in CAR

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