Latest News for: Coconut produce


Going beyond buko: Food products and dishes that can be made from coconuts

Manila Bulletin 19 Apr 2021
Throughout Philippine culture, coconuts or buko are a large part of our cuisine ... Plus, the fruits contain both meat and juice that can be transformed into other products that transcend the original flavor of the coconut ... A quick look at the origin of coconuts. It is still unclear where coconuts came from ... Harvesting and processing coconut sap.

10 stunning Airbnbs on Maui, including a serene bamboo temple and a rainforest cabin on ...

Business Insider 19 Apr 2021
If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Maui offers a year-round tropical climate with stunning beaches and nature ... Airbnb ... $125 ... 4.71 ... For something completely different, this bamboo temple retreat focuses on holistic healthy living, with organic produce grown on-site and coconut kefir made by the community.

Coconut farmers appeal for more support

Graphic 17 Apr 2021
Participants included regional executive of COFAG who validated two documents needed to regulate activities of the coconut industry ... “If coconut farmers in Ghana do not have certification, it will be very difficult for their produce to compete in the external market because other countries have certificates that we do not have.

Coconut Farmers Association of Ghana convenes for policy review and validation of constitution

Ghana Web 16 Apr 2021
The Coconut Farmers Association of Ghana (COFAG) has held a policy review and ... He said COFAG aims to establish a competitive market for coconut produced in Ghana, create employment and provide a permanent income policy for coconut farmers to support community development.

Magellan would kill for goats

Manila Bulletin 15 Apr 2021
They cooked rice in earthen pots, millet in leaf packets, and rice in leaf packets.” Poring over Pigafetta’s accounts, she found that the pre-colonial Filipinos made vinegar from coconut, from which, as well as from nipa, they also produced wines, which they drank accompanied by something solid such as turtle eggs or roast pork.

The Truth About Trash And The Fight To Save A Balinese Paradise

New Matilda 13 Apr 2021
And a lot of it ... (IMAGE. Sue, Flickr) ... Everything was fresh produce.” ... This communal compost would absorb abandoned banana and coconut leaves (in which all Balinese produce was wrapped pre-white colonisation), the skins of other native fruits and any additional organic matter that was no longer being eaten, worn or used as building materials ... (IMAGE ... .

Chilean startup using PV to produce potable water from humidity

PV Magazine 12 Apr 2021
A Chilean startup is using solar energy to produce high-quality drinking water from the humidity in the air ... He said the process ensures that a high quality water is produced, thanks to an ultraviolet light disinfection system and an activated carbon filter with coconut fibers.

Reopening of pub gardens and outdoor dining in the UK could cause a spike in ...

The Daily Mail 12 Apr 2021
Research by Keele University last year, meanwhile, also highlighted that outdoor gas heaters are big producers of greenhouse gas ... A 2012 study by a team at Clarkson University in New York found that at 386°F (197°C), soybean, safflower, canola, and peanut oils produced lower PM2.5 emissions than corn, coconut and olive oils.

Plaridel, DOLE-10 employ 2,000 workers to boost coco industry

Beijing News 09 Apr 2021
Moreover, MinDA committed to link up with the coconut farmers associations and cooperatives in Northern Mindanao, Zamboanga Peninsula and the Bangsangmoro Regions with the new facility in Plaridel for a low price of their produce.

Fair Trade Ghana Network develops advocacy strategy

Ghana Web 09 Apr 2021
... tackle the problems faced by producers ... The Vice-President called for a conscious effort for local patronage of what they produced like Cocoa, Banana, Pineapple, Citrus, Shea, Mango, Coconut and Handicrafts for a more sustainable economy and to raise farmers from the poverty line.

Nigeria generates huge revenue from coconut oil export: official

Sina 08 Apr 2021
ABUJA, April 8 (Xinhua) -- The export of coconut oil and its derivatives have continued to generate huge revenue for ... Coconut is grown in 22 out of Nigeria's 36 states, with Lagos being the largest producer, according to official data.

Do's and Don'ts for oily skin

The Times of India 08 Apr 2021
By missing this crucial stage, your skin will end up producing more oil once it's dry ... Instead of coconut oil, petroleum, and cocoa butter, look for aloe Vera, glycerine, and hyaluronic acid ... skin may overcompensate by producing more oils to compensate for the lack of moisture.

Planters Ordered to Destroy Oil-Palm as Sri Lanka Joins Boycott

Caixin Online 07 Apr 2021
Sri Lanka is a top producer of coconut oil and palm oil could pose a threat to that sector,” he said, adding the nation annually buys 200,000 tons to 250,000 tons of palm oil ... The country has around 11,000 hectares (27,181 acres) of palm plantations — just over 1% of the total area planted with tea, rubber and coconut, CAL Research said in a note.

Coconut tipped to be next big export commodity in Ghana after cocoa – African Eye Report

Joy Online 06 Apr 2021
In 2018, the GEPA offered ¢600,000 to the Coconut Producers and Exporters Association (COPEA) to enable the Association to undertake large scale coconut production for both domestic and international markets ... Currently, there are coconut breeds, the dwarf one that starts producing fruits within three years of planting.

Planters ordered to destroy oil palm trees as Sri Lanka joins boycott

Straits Times 06 Apr 2021
"Sri Lanka is a top producer of coconut oil and palm oil could pose a threat to that sector," he said, adding the nation annually buys 200,000 tonnes to 250,000 tonnes of palm oil ... The country has around 11,000 hectares of palm plantations, just over 1 per cent of the total area planted with tea, rubber and coconut, CAL Research said in a note.