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Philippine National Corn Congress 2014 highlights agrimachinery show, exhibit (12/4/2014) - The recent agrimachinery show and exhibits organized by the Philippine Center for Postharvest Devleopment and Mechanization was one of the highlights of the Philippine National Corn Congress 2014. The event was done in collaboration with the PhilMaiz . . . Click to read more

PHilMech, Green OPS to commercialize pectin production (12/2/2014) - A Memorandum of Agreement was signed by the Philippine Center for Postharvest Development and Mechanization and the Green OPS, Inc. to collaborate for the establishment of the first pectin commercial-scale production in the country. PHilMech Direc . . . Click to read more

PHilMech paper, poster win Silver in 26th NRS (11/13/2014) - PHilMech projects received the Silver Awards for the paper and poster competitions in the recently concluded 26th National Research Symposium (NRS) of the Department of Agriculture --" Bureau of Agricultural Research (DA-BAR). The research paper . . . Click to read more

DA turns over Rice Processing Complex to Bohol farmers (11/11/2014) - The Department of Agriculture (DA) and the Provincial Government of Bohol turned-over the operation and management of the P200M modern rice processing complex (RPC) to Bohol Farmers’ Multipurpose Cooperative (BOFAMCO) last November 7 in Pilar, Boho . . . Click to read more

Luzon farmers train on rice transplanter operation (11/7/2014) - Recipients of mechanical rice transplanter under the Department of Agriculture’s Rice Mechanization Program from region 1, 2, and 3 are undergoing a training course on the operation and maintenance of the machine, started Monday November 3. The fi . . . Click to read more

Saving the Precious Corn Harvest (11/11/2014) - Goals determine one’s actions. Man’s innermost desires dictate his decisions. The quest for high yield and good quality corn convinced Mr. Edgar de Luna and the Villa Luna Multi-purpose Cooperative to adopt corn technologies, both on-farm and . . . Click to read more

The Rise of Ifugao’s Golden Grains (10/27/2014) - Aside from its world heritage rice terraces, the mountains and hills of Ifugao offers another scenic view during the months of March and September. At these periods, the corns are now ready for harvest in the rolling terrains of Alfonso Lista and Agu . . . Click to read more

Increasing farm efficiency through farm mechanization (10/15/2014) - Agriculture started since time immemorial. From bare hands to stones and bones; from wooden implements to simple machines; from human power to carabao power; and now the mechanical power. The modernization of farming is inevitable. In the Philippin . . . Click to read more

AGRINNOVATION: fast-tracking agricultural modernization (5/27/2014) - Philippine agriculture has reached a vibrant stage where exciting developments continue to loom. One of the manifestations is the almost attainment of rice self- sufficiency at remarkable 98percent. This is despite the calamities that devastated rice . . . Click to read more

FIRCH: a Breakthrough in Mango Drying (8/5/2013) - The Philippines can now meet the world demand for dried mangoes. Through the newly engineered drying technology that uses combined far-infrared and convection heating (FIRCH) system, dried mango processors can now double-up their production. After t . . . Click to read more

ORIENTATION WORKSHOP ON THE ACCREDITATION OF TRAMLINE TECHNOLOGY (9/7/2009) - BPRE invites contractors in a one-day orientation workshop on the Accreditation of contractors for the tramline technology to be held on January 27, 2009 at the Root Crops Building, Benguet State University, La Trinidad, Benguet. The event will discu . . . Click to read more

March is National Women's Month (3/11/2014) - The Philippine Center for Postharvest Development and Mechanization joins the Philippine Commission on Women and other agencies in observing the month of March as the National Women's Month. For more info visit: pcw.gov.ph . . . Click to read more

Seminar on Cancer Biomarker and Plant Natural Products Discovery (1/15/2014) - Seminar on Cancer Biomarker and Plant Natural Products Discovery 9am January 16, 2014 PHilMech Training Hall, Science CIty of Muñoz, Nueva Ecija . . . Click to read more

NATIONAL VOLUNTEER MONTH 2013 (VOLUNTEER FOR THE MDGS: COMBAT HIV AND AIDS) (12/10/2013) - Volunteerism in the Philippines has been inculcated in the very foundation of its culture. It has taken different guises or traditional names such as Bayanihan, Pahinungod, Kawanggawa or Bahaginan. Throughout the decades, volunteerism has continuousl . . . Click to read more

10th National Organic Agriculture Congress and 1st Philippine Natural and Organic Products Expo (8/28/2013) - 10th National Organic Agriculture Congress and 1st Philippine Natural and Organic Products Expo Date: October 17-19, 2013 Venue: Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) CCP Complex, Roxas Boulevard, Pasay City, Metro Manila Fo . . . Click to read more

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