Latest News for: Coconut produce


Sink or swim: Can island states survive the climate crisis

Beijing News 31 Jul 2021
In Papua New Guinea, local residents use locally-produced coconut oil as a cheaper, more sustainable alternative to diesel; seafaring vessels throughout the islands of Micronesia and Melanesia in the Pacific are using solar panels and batteries instead of internal combustion; ...

Loop Capital planning IPO

Chicago Business 30 Jul 2021
A public offering by the minority-owned Chicago investment bank could happen next year, says CEO Jim Reynolds. Steven R. Strahler. Jim Reynolds ... MORE. A breakout year for minority-owned financial firms ... The venture plans to announce its first deal early next week, for a Chicago-based coconut-water producer, Coco5, in which Reynolds is an investor ... .

Astronomer finds exoplanet 35 light-years from Earth which has a surface temperature hot enough to ...

The Daily Mail 29 Jul 2021
The new planet is known as COCONUTS-2b and it orbits its star at a distance of 6,000 times farther than the Earth orbits the sun, allowing it to be 'the second-coldest imaged exoplanet found to date,' according to a statement ... COCONUTS-2b was able to be imaged because of the light emitted from residual heat that has been produced since it formed.

How Simple Mills Is Supporting Regenerative Agriculture

Treehugger 29 Jul 2021
That was evident in how Simple Mills talked about two ingredients in their new Sweet Thins—watermelon seed flour, and coconut sugar ... Meanwhile, the coconut sugar, which is produced from the sap of the coconut tree, is sourced from Java, Indonesia.

First quarter trade statistics shows progress in AfCFTA

Business Day Online 29 Jul 2021
Major traded agricultural products include; sesame seeds, Nigerian cocoa beans, cashew nuts, ginger, palm nuts and kernels, Shea cake and coconuts. Nothing new is produced that has not been produced in another African country ... The import value on live animals and animal produce was N108 billion as at January to March 2020.

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The Signal 29 Jul 2021
Shark Tank CBD Gummies Quit Smoking are produced with all sorts of natural ingredients, they are made with the extracts of the hemp plant, along it they contain coconut oil, avocado oil, vinegar cider, natural extracts, and many other natural and artificial ingredients.

The coconut industry: Key to developing Philippine agriculture

The Manila Times 28 Jul 2021
COCONUT is famously referred to as a "tree of life," though foresters will argue that coconut is strictly not a tree ... There is coconut water that can quench thirst or use as an intravenous drip in emergency cases as it is rich in electrolyte ... The Philippines used to be the foremost producer of coconut in the world.

We can’t sleep. The beaches are bananas. Even the bees are bunched - but isn’t it great?

The Irish Times 24 Jul 2021
It is a long-established consolation of life in Ireland that if only we had the weather this would, officially, be the best country in the world ... Pure Bedlam, it turns out ... Coconut and cider ... The entire country reeks of coconut and cider. The Irish sun bathe with impunity and produce stunning departures from the accepted skintones of the human race ... .

Farmers deserve levy refund, not a trust fund

Manila Standard Today 21 Jul 2021
11524, better known as the Coconut Farmers and Industry Act of 2021 ... The levy that was imposed on all copra produced during the Marcos dictatorship was paid by the coconut farmers in cash ... 11524, the coconut levy payments made by the coconut farmers individually and in cash will again be returned to them on a collective, entire-industry basis.

Activated carbon exports boost coconut product shipments

Business Line 20 Jul 2021
While charcoal is made by burning coconut shells, activated carbon is produced by the steam activation process in which the surface area of charcoal is enhanced manifold by increasing its adsorption capacity. Currently, about 30 companies in India produce activated carbon.

Vita Coco Debuts as Public Benefit Corporation, Furthering Commitment of Delivering Better-For-You Products

Daily Freeman 20 Jul 2021
The project’s “Give, Grow, Guide” philosophy aims to build a thriving community that produces responsibly managed coconuts through best practices in farming techniques, support of local infrastructures like schools and classrooms and investment in education through academic scholarships.

Lara Lee’s recipes for banana and coconut sugar lumpia and pavlova with caramelised pineapple

The Observer 18 Jul 2021
It’s hard not to fall in love with coconut sugar, the granulated, dehydrated and boiled nectar produced from coconut palm flowers ... Coconut sugar is transformative in a pavlova, imparting flavours of honeycomb with a hint of bitterness that’s reminiscent of the top of a creme brulee ... Lara Lee’s banana and coconut sugar lumpia.

NTU-led team uncovers way to use tamarind shells to conduct electricity

Straits Times 18 Jul 2021
Fibres harvested from the industrial hemp plant are another material commonly used to produce the carbon sheets ... As a lot of raw material is needed, the team wants to explore using other types of fruit skins or shells - such as coconut shells - to produce the carbon sheets.

The Global Chef: Nutty for cooking with coconut

Traverse City Record-Eagle 17 Jul 2021
My first awareness of coconut came at age 7 in the form of Mounds Bars. With a burgeoning passion, I began campaigning my mother for more coconut. She obliged with coconut cake, coconut cream pie and macaroons ... To produce virgin coconut oil (V.C.O.), shredded fresh, wet coconut is pressed to squeeze out coconut oil and milk ... coconut oil, V.C.O.

Fairtrade Africa holds West Africa Regional Convention

Joy Online 14 Jul 2021
Building Producer Resilience through trade” ... Through the event, producers deliberated on new market opportunities, linkages with entrepreneurs in agri processing as well as issues that relate to advocacy, youth and gender related issues within agricultural supply chains. The event theme focused on resilience for producers in a post covid context.