Small Scale Composting, R&D, BSWM Initiatives for Organic Agriculture

Establishment of Small-scale Composting Facilities, Research and Development Activities and Other BSWM Initiatives in Support to the National Organic Agriculture Program Karen A. Salandanan-Bautista Supervising Science Research Specialist/ ... Read More


Natural Farming

Natural Farming By Rene T. Pamintuan Natural Farming Institute of the Philippines The forum: I. What is Natural Farming (NF) II. NF for poverty alleviation and food sufficiency III. Making farms especially smaller ones more productive... Read More


World Class Filipino Trading

The forum: I. World Class Filipino Trading Company Competing with International Trading Houses II. Investing in Strategic Allied Businesses III. Products and Services the company and its partners offer: raw sugar, premium raw (washed) ... Read More


High Value Specialty Crops Can Be Grown Locally

The forum: I. Statistics a. Popular local crops b. Acquisition of specialty crops  Specialty groceries (Importation)  Recently, local growers II. Local growers’ psychology: Openness to high value specialty crops A. Produc... Read More


Land Reform: The Way Forward

The forum: The Philippines has over the last quarter century pursued equity in Agriculture thru CARP. The effect is low productivity and poverty. It is time to focus on efficiency letting the market work. The resource speaker Research ... Read More


The Philippine Rubber Industry to Be Top 5 in Asia

The forum: I. High Impact Agri-based Industry II. Salient Features and Benefits a. high ROI b. easy to grow and manage c. non-perishable products d. no irrigation and repetitive planting e. economically viable for small or large scale prod... Read More


Community Level Cocowater Production Machine

The forum: 1. Cocowater Extractor and Pastuerizing Machine developed by Philmech 2. Capacity of 2000 nuts to produce 500 liters of cocowater in 1 day 3. To extend cocowater shelf life to 2 months if placed immediately in a refrigerator... Read More


Gourmix: Healthy Instant Food

The forum: 1. Popularity of Instant Food 2. Gourmix: Food of Very High Quality and Mixture of Locally Produced Cereals, Grains, Grits (Rice, Corn, Adlay), enriched with Malungay Powder, Soybean Texturized Vegetable Protein (TVP), Ground ... Read More

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