Category Archives: Agham at Teknolohiya

FPRDI’s wood ID service supports maritime industry


  Grown mostly in the west coast of Central America, Cuba, Jamaica, Haiti and the Dominican Republic, Lignum vitae (Guaiacum species) are used to make tube bearings for steamship engines. Its great strength plus its ability to emit a special kind … Continue reading

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Lawmaker airs concern over new PhilHealth case payment system


  AGHAM Party-List Rep. Angelo B. Palmones questions the implementation of the new policy on the availment of medical benefits by PhilHealth members without the proper public hearing or consultation with beneficiaries and stakeholders.               “Under the new scheme … Continue reading

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Juan Time syncs time pieces with PST


At the strike of 7:00 PM, Vice President Jejomar Binay synchronizes his wristwatch with the Philippine Standard Time while Department of Science and Technology Secretary Mario Montejo joins the countdown. Through Juan Time, DOST reminds the public to have only … Continue reading

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Agri dep’t host ng selebrasyon ng “Consumer Welfare Month”


  Ang Department of Agriculture ang host ng selebrasyon ng “Consumer Welfare Month” na pasisinayaan sa Oct 3-7 sa Bureau of Soils and Water Management sa Visayas Ave. at Department of Agriculture central office sa Diliman, Quezon City. Ang tema ng pagdiriwang ay “Sapat, ligtas at abot-kayang pagkain para sa lahat.” … Continue reading

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Correct halal goat production and processing offers bright prospects


  Gaps and inefficiencies on halal goat production and processing must be addressed if the Philippines is to prosper from the opportunities offered by the halal food market.    To address this need, a team of researchers from Sultan Kudarat State … Continue reading

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Appropriate planting distance for malunggay determined


  A French author and entomologist named Jean Henri Fabre once said, “If there is one vegetable which is God-given, it is the haricot bean.” In the Philippines, with the continuing prominence of malunggay (moringa oleifera) due to its proven nutritive … Continue reading

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Region 2 ensures better health through improved vegetable production


  Much has been said about the benefits of eating vegetables-their antioxidants to stop certain cancers; fiber which makes the digestive system remain healthier and more toned; and the essential amino acids needed in most body processes, and even in … Continue reading

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