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AGRITRENDS: There’s money in growing pineapple

Next to banana, pineapple (scientific name: Ananas comosus) is the second most popular tropical fruit.  It is no wonder why pineapple...

ENVIRONMENT: EATING LESS MEAT IN THE TIME OF CLIMATE CHANGE

“Preventing catastrophic warming is dependent on tackling meat and dairy consumption, but the world is doing very little.  A lot is being done...

AGRITRENDS: RAISING GOATS CAN BOOST LAGGING DAIRY INDUSTRY (Last of Three Parts)

Geographically, the Philippines is an upland country because 60% of its 30 million hectares are classified as such.  The uplands are rolling to steep...

AGRITRENDS: RAISING GOATS CAN BOOST LAGGING DAIRY INDUSTRY (Second of Three Parts)

Farming has been a long-standing primary livelihood of most Filipinos.  If they want to earn extra income from their...

AGRITRENDS: RAISING GOATS CAN BOOST LAGGING DAIRY INDUSTRY (First of Three Parts)

Mariecar B. Jara, a Filipina journalist who now works for The Gulf Today in Dubai, United Arab of Emirates, and her siblings grew up...

ENVIRONMENT: SAVING ECOLOGICALLY-FRAGILE CORAL REEFS (First of Three Parts)

Archipelago, as defined by the Oxford English Dictionary, is “a sea or stretch of water having many islands.”  The word could have...

AGRITRENDS: MEAT PROCESSING INDUSTRY IS GROWING

Early this year, the Philippine Association of Meat Processors, Inc. (PAMPI) pointed out that meat processing industry in the Philippines “continues to...
AGRITRENDS: BUY LOCALLY, PROTECT HOG INDUSTRY

AGRITRENDS: BUY LOCALLY, PROTECT HOG INDUSTRY

In a recent news briefing in Quezon City, Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel F. Piñol urged traders not to import pork products...
NEWBIE FARMER | Irone Glen Cabalida shows off his new product line: Bagitong Magsasaka tablea personifies himself being new but innovative young farmer. Photo by Jamille Fortades

AGRITRENDS: New kid on the choco block

by Noel T. Provido NEWBIE FARMER | Irone Glen Cabalida shows off his new product line: Bagitong Magsasaka tablea personifies...

AGRITRENDS: Waging war against quiet crisis (Last of Three Parts)

"FOR the wages of sin,” says the Holy Bible, “is death” (Romans 6:23).  “When man...

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