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Big boost to PH farm mechanization

By Zac B. Sarian New farm machines that can tremendously boost farm mechanization in the Philippines were showcased in a field demonstration during the 39th…

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Some Thrixspermum species

by Jim Cootes and Ronny Boos The genus Thrixspermum was named by João Loureiro, in 1790, from plants collected in southern Vietnam. As we now…


Interesting features in June Agri mag

By Zac B. Sarian Make sure to get a copy of the June 2017 issue of Agriculture magazine published by the Manila Bulletin and edited…

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Miniature Monopodial Orchids

by Jim Cootes and Ronny Boos Some of the most wonderful of all orchid species are the miniature monopodial species. When the word monopodial is…

052017_GUIMARAS¬-MANGOES_YAP MANGO GALORE—Mangoes from the island province of Guimaras now has a geographical branding. The Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHL) launched a Geographical Indication (GI) tag for Guimaras mangoes that are believed to be the world’s sweetest variety. (Tara Yap)

Guimaras mangoes earn geographical branding

By Tara Yap The sweet mangoes of Guimaras finally have a geographical branding. Rebecca Rascon, Western regional director of Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), told…