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Some more large-flowered Bulbophyllum species

By Jim Cootes and Ronny Boos Several months ago, we wrote an article on some large-flowered species from the genus Bulbophyllum. Because we only included…


Mechanization is way to go in making silage

By Zac B. Sarian The demand for silage by local livestock raisers is more staggering than you and I think. One fellow who is importing…


Big profits from small mango trees

By Zac B. Sarian Growing mango trees that have been dwarfed through drastic pruning is a money-maker for a 49-year-old farmer in Tainan, Taiwan. The…

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NIA expects to develop irrigable land by 2022

By Ellalyn De Vera-Ruiz The National Irrigation Administration (NIA) is hopeful to develop the remaining 1.27 million hectares of irrigable land by 2022. Based on…


Sheep farming partnership is for investors

By Zac B. Sarian Here’s one novel investment scheme for those who are keen in going into agriculture. It is called Sheep Farming Partnership which…

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Some Vanda Species

By Jim Cootes and Ronny Boos Some of the most horticulturally important orchids world-wide, are members of the genus Vanda. Fortunately, the Philippines is blessed…