COMMENTARY: Food production should be a priority

COMMENTARY: Food production should be a priority

MELBOURNE, Australia (MindaNews / 18 Feb) – The first presidential debate is happening soon. I would just like to point out that amid the same old spiels about their political pie ...

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Davao City eyes Israeli greenhouse technology to spur food production

Davao City eyes Israeli greenhouse technology to spur food production

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/18 August) -- The city government is planning to introduce a greenhouse model using Israeli technology to increase food production. Speaking in Monday's Kape ...

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Forum on Food Sovereignty

Forum on Food Sovereignty

Daniel Ocampo, a campaigner of Greenpeace Philippines, talks about sustainable agriculture by raising an awareness on genetically modified organisms while promoting ecological far ...

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Duterte: ‘We’ll never have food security’

Duterte: ‘We’ll never have food security’

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews s/ 29 May) – City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte said during a forum here on malnutrition Wednesday that the Philippines may never achieve food security. “I don't thi ...

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Bukidnon gives premium to food security in proposed new land use plan

Bukidnon gives premium to food security in proposed new land use plan

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews/03 October) --- Dolores Dio, 74, is among the few women whose main livelihood is farming in Barangay Sinanglanan, one of Malaybalay’s 46 barangays. Sinc ...

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DA: Stop Tampakan project if it threatens agriculture

DA: Stop Tampakan project if it threatens agriculture

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews) -- The Department of Agriculture has expressed apprehension over the Tampakan copper-gold project of foreign-backed Sagittarius Mines Inc., saying ...

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Check NorthCot Environment Code first before allowing Bt Talong field testing

Check NorthCot Environment Code first before allowing Bt Talong field testing

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews/05 February) – An environmentalist-lawyer has urged legislators in North Cotabato to  look into the province’s Environment Code before they allow the fie ...

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SPECIAL REPORT: Bt crops: boon to farmers or genetic hoax? (1)

SPECIAL REPORT: Bt crops: boon to farmers or genetic hoax? (1)

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/19 December) -- In the 1970s, at the onset of the martial law era, the Marcos government implemented a program called the "Green Revolution," which purported ...

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Fast food chains back UN anti-hunger program for children in Mindanao's conflict-affected areas

Fast food chains back UN anti-hunger program for children in Mindanao's conflict-affected areas

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/06 December) --- Fill your hunger and ease a child's empty stomach this holiday season. Eating at Pizza Hut and Taco Bell branches in the country wi ...

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