Follow us on
Pagasa Weather Forecast
Knowledgebase News
Money-making potentials of rubber

01:26 AM Saturday December 22, 2012

“The rubber tree is a bank, every drop is money”, says Dr. Romulo L. Cena, the Director of the Philippine Industrial Crops Research Institute (PICRI) and a faculty researcher of the College of Agriculture in a lecture series during the 6th Agriculture and Fisheries Technology.

Dr. Roberto Coronel: The Sherlock Holmes of Plants

12:37 AM Saturday December 22, 2012

The fruit-and-nut expert at the Institute of Plant Breeding in UP Los Baños, has in fact been dubbed “the Sherlock Holmes of Plants” by newspaperman-turned-farmer Joe Burgos, for his work in tracking down obscure plants that are all but lost to more