IRRI-FAO Partnership To Bolster Sustainable Rice Production

IRRI-FAO Partnership To Bolster Sustainable Rice Production

The International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have signed an agreement on March 31, 2017 aimed to enhance sustainable rice-based farming systems through capacity building activities – including assisting governments draw up and implement national and regional policies and strategies – to the benefit […]

FROM TBFI: New Hybrid Rice And Seed Treatment Bio-Activator

FROM TBFI: New Hybrid Rice And Seed Treatment Bio-Activator

Two new products for agriculture were recently launched by Taipan Brand Farm, Inc. (TBFI). These are PAC 801 hybrid rice and Proyield, a seed treatment formulation that is a natural bio-activator. PAC 801 is claimed to have an average potential yield of 220 cavans per hectare. It can be planted […]

ONION FESTIVAL: Outstanding Varieties Showcased

ONION FESTIVAL: Outstanding Varieties Showcased

Ramgo International Corporation, one of the major seed companies in the country, conducted an onion festival in its lowland research station in Bongabon, Nueva Ecija recently. The company showcased its outstanding onion and shallot varieties, aiming to encourage more people to go into onion farming because there has been a […]

Bukidnon’s Arabica & Robusta Coffees Win Awards

Bukidnon's Arabica & Robusta Coffees Win Awards

Inhandig Tribal Multi-Purpose Cooperative (ITMPC) from Malaybalay, Bukidnon won this year’s Kape Filipino Green Coffee Quality competition for the Arabica category while Kape Maramag of Maramag, Bukidnon won the Robusta category. Both winners will send their representatives to Seattle, Washington this April to attend the Specialty Coffee Association Expo. The […]

INTEGRATED SCHOOL NUTRITION MODEL IN CAVITE

On Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017 a school nutrition model integrating school gardening, supplementary feeding and nutrition education will be showcased at Tinabunan Elementary School in Imus City in Cavite. This was learned from Ma. Shiela S. Anunciado, agriculture officer of the International Institute of Rural Reconstruction (IIRR) in Cavite. The […]

Filipino Scientist Wins Awards In Japan

Filipino Scientist Wins Awards In Japan

A senior science research specialist of the Philippine Nuclear Research Institute (PNRI) of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) has won three awards, one at the Interdisciplinary Workshop on Science and Patents during the Tsukuba Global Science Week held in Tsukuba, Japan and in two other events in that […]

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