Industry News

Farm business school opened in S. Cotabato

Sunday, 23 April 2017 00:00

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) launched a Farm Business School (FBS) program to help farmers in South Cotabato build knowledge and skills on agricultural business to make their farms more profitable.

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SIMA Asean Thailand set for Sept 7-9

Friday, 21 April 2017 00:00

The SIMA Asean Thailand 2017 will be held in Bangkok on September 7-9, with the Philippine Center for Postharvest Development and Mechanization (PhilMech) supporting efforts to promote farm mechanization and modernization among members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations.

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Mangoes go to Sweden

Friday, 21 April 2017 00:00

The Department of Agriculture (DA) is pushing to enhance agricultural trade and cooperation between the Philippines and Sweden, following the visit of ambassador Harald Fries of Sweden last Tuesday.

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Slovak fruit growers to use technology to save crops from cold weather

Friday, 21 April 2017 00:00

Fruit growers in Slovakia are facing extremely cold weather this week and are set to pull out all the stops in an effort to save their crops, Slovak Agriculture and Food Chamber spokesperson Jana Holeciova announced Wednesday.

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