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Hope in VCO

Don’t look now but virgin coconut oil VCO) is reportedly showing promising result in managing COVID-19 cases. 

BIG DEMAND FOR SEA CUCUMBERS

“Yes, we used to have a lot of sea cucumbers in our coastal areas.  They have been depleted because of over-harvesting.”...

DRIVING AWAY PESTS WITH BOTANICAL “CHEMICALS”

When Secretary Emmanuel Piñol of Mindanao Development Authority visited the vegetable growing region of Bukidnon recently, he observed that native Talaandig farmers...
AGRITRENDS: BUY LOCALLY, PROTECT HOG INDUSTRY

AFRICAN SWINE FEVER NOW IN SOUTHERN MINDANAO

While Filipinos are frantic about the proliferation of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), the Department of Agriculture (DA) announced that...

BT CORN TOWARDS FOOD SECURITY

Borne of its golden ears, corn is a most welcome crop anywhere it grows.  So, it’s not...

GROWING RICE ORGANICALLY

Mention Bohol and what comes to mind are the 1,776 Chocolate Hills spread over an area of more than 50 square kilometers,...

GROWING RICE ORGANICALLY

Rice is the staple food of Filipinos.  In fact, studies show each person eats more than half a kilogram...

SOME POSSIBLE SOLUTIONS TO CLIMATE CHANGE

Ricefield Global warming makes fall in rice yields worse.  This was what Dr. Shaobing Peng, then crop physiologist of...

RICE: THE GRASS THAT SUSTAIN LIFE

For thousands of years, rice has been part of the human diet. Historical evidence suggests that rice may...

RICE: THE GRASS THAT SUSTAIN LIFE

Despite rising per capita income that had led to a more diversified diet in neighboring Asian countries, rice...

WEATHER UPDATE

Davao City
broken clouds
23.9 ° C
24 °
23.9 °
94 %
1.5kmh
75 %
Wed
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27 °
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