Industry News

PRRI trains Pangasinan farm techs on crop management

Thursday, 14 June 2018 00:00

Pangasinan-based local farmer technicians (LFTs) were trained by the Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) on proper crop management to help their province sustain and even improve its rice production.

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India:Odisha govt to use new pesticide to check Brown Plant Hopper attack on crop

Monday, 11 June 2018 00:00

The Odisha government has decided to replace the present pesticides used to control Brown Plant Hopper (Chakada Poka) with a new one.

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DOST-FPRDI develops competent rubber farmers, tappers and trainers

Sunday, 10 June 2018 00:00

For the first time this June, a group of high-school students in Zamboanga Sibugay will be learning how to grow, plant and harvest the sap of rubber trees—the most important crop in their province.

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FMC Corporation and Chr. Hansen extend collaboration on natural crop protection

Friday, 08 June 2018 00:00

FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) and Chr. Hansen have announced a five-year extension of their collaboration to develop and commercialize natural solutions for the agricultural industry.

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