Latest News for: Coconut produce


Workforce shortage contributing to a product shortage, experts say

WPTV 13 May 2021
More than one year after the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, many consumers are finding themselves face to face with empty store shelves ... From lumber to chlorine to chicken to cat food, by now you’ve heard product shortages are back ... Erin Meagher founded Beneficial Blends, an edible oils company that produces coconut oil for Publix ... Dr ... .

Maiden Gha-Chick Festival

B & FT Online 10 May 2021
On display were packed locally produced rice, vegetables, shea butter, peanut butter, raw cocoa butter, coconut oil, ginger oil, papaya oil, clove oil, and organic honey and poultry products ... The Ghana Chicken Festival was held on Monday 3rd May 2021 at the Coconut Grove Regency Hotel in Accra.

Coconut prices surge in Koforidua as demand slumps

Business Ghana 06 May 2021
Consumer prices of coconut fruits have increased from GHS2.00 to GHS2.50 in Koforidua, a phenomenon sellers attribute to hikes in transport charges combined with loading and offloading cost, a Ghana News Agency survey has revealed. All four main coconut joints in the central ...

Processing plants for agricultural products proposed in Guimaras

Fresh Plaza 06 May 2021
The Filipino island province of Guimaras is known to produce one of the world’s sweetest varieties of mangoes ... Aside from mango, Guimaras has farmlands that produce coconut milk, jackfruit, bamboo shoot, pineapple, peanuts, cashew nuts, and calamansi. Photo source. ... ....

Covid second wave may hit demand, fear mango growers

Business Line 05 May 2021
As the second wave of Covid-19 pandemic tightens its grip across the country, mango growers fear it would hurt demand for the fruit as they gear up to harvest their produce ... “The statewide lockdown has impacted the trade and prices have dropped now,” said MC Swamy of Ramanagar District Mango and Coconut Farmer Producer Company.Decline in prices.

Call for state of emergency over food shortage

RNZ 05 May 2021
Ms Rakova is calling on the autonomous government to declare a state of emergency ... Ursula Rakova said islanders are unable to grow food and the coconuts are no longer producing as a result of saltwater intrusion ... .

Jamaica Producers Group Ltd invests in plantain farm

Fresh Plaza 04 May 2021
Jamaica Producers Group Ltd is investing $100 million into a plantain farm on lands adjoining its banana and pineapple operations in St Mary ... portfolio already includes ripe and green bananas, pineapples and coconuts.

Agrihouse Foundation organizes maiden edition of Ghana Chicken Festival

Joy Online 04 May 2021
The Ghana Chicken Festival is an initiative to promote the patronage and consumption of locally produced chicken. The Ghana Chicken Festival was held on Monday 3rd May, 2021 at the Coconut Grove Regency Hotel in Accra ... About 95% of chicken consumed in Ghana is imported, whereas, we [Ghanaians] produce only 5.0% which is very bad.

Mark Ezzer Ligan: Breaking stereotypes in farming

Sun Star 01 May 2021
For over four years now, they have been producing crops like eggplant, okra, papaya, guyabano, jackfruit and coconuts, among others ... In fact, we even produced more eggs, vegetables, corn and fresh milk.” ... table,” he said, adding that “we are more motivated to produce more.”.

Organifi Harmony Review: Healthy Hormones Ease PMS Symptoms?

Belleview Reporter 30 Apr 2021
The ingredients include.Organic coconut milk powderOrganic cacao powderOrganic acacia powderOrganic cinnamon bark powderOrganic turmeric root powderOrganic ginger root powder ... Coconut milk comes straight from the pulp of this produce, providing a plentiful amount of medium-chain fatty acids.

Which plant-based milk is better for the planet? Here’s what the science says

Ideas Ted 29 Apr 2021
628 liters of water are used to produce every liter of dairy, compared to 371 for almond, 270 for rice, 48 for oat and 28 for soy milk ... Coconut milk ... That means large-scale industrial production of coconut milk encroach on wildlife habitat when producers expand their operations.

‘It’s about self-love’: the black women busting beauty myths in west Africa

The Observer 29 Apr 2021
On the shelves are jars filled with handmade supplements of organic shea butter, coconut, castor and olive oils, sourced from across west Africa ... Balogun began producing organic beauty products made with essential oils such as rosemary, hibiscus and coconut, mostly produced in local women-owned factories and by traders in Lagos and Badagry.

PUP donates locally produced ethyl alcohol to hospitals, police stations

Manila Bulletin 29 Apr 2021
PHOTO BY ALI VICOY/ MANIL BULLETIN. Among the hospitals that received the locally produced ethyl alcohol that contains virgin coconut oil (VCO) include Sta ... .

Hainan Expo prepares to display over 1,300 overseas brands

China Daily 29 Apr 2021
More than 300 batches of exhibits have arrived and are ready for display, according to the organizing committee ... Hainan elements, such as coconut trees, tropical sea views and Hainan gibbons have been finely integrated to produce a special Hainan feature, according to Gong ...