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Syngenta tops Corn Derby in Cagayan Valley

By Zac B. Sarian Syngenta’s Agrisure NK8840 bested 14 other corn varieties entered in the Corn Derby conducted recently in San Felipe, Ilagan City, Isabela,…


Cryptostylis species

By Jim Cootes and Ronny Boos The genus Cryptostylis was created by Robert Brown, in 1810. The name was published in his Prodromus Florae Novae…


Mechanization has its own downside

By Zac B. Sarian Mechanizing the farms is great. Land preparation, planting and harvesting are faster and more economical. But mechanization has its downside, too.…


Farmer heroes featured in Agri Magazine

By Zac B. Sarian A total of 35 outstanding farmers producing vegetables and other high-value crops are featured in the November 2017 issue of Agriculture…