Thursday last week the Agriculture Department Secretary, Mr. William Dar announced that his agency is endorsing the proposal of agri-business firm AgriNurture Inc (ANI) to “develop” idle indigenous lands to boost corn production by mixing it with rice. This according to Secretary Dar is in response to looming food gaps exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. […]
Ang saknungan, o mas kilala sa katawagang bayanihan ay ang tradisyunal na kaugalian ng pagtutulungan ng mga Filipino. Ito ay nagsasalamin ng pagkakabuklod-buklod at mapayapang sistemang tulungan sa pamayanan upang makamit ang isang mithiin. Makikita ang saknungan sa maraming anyo sa pang-araw-araw na buhay ng mga Filipino, at ito ay tumitingkad sa oras ng pangangailangan […]
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As the global pandemic continues to take its toll, we need to have better understanding on how diseases work. Similar with pest and diseases in agriculture, the Disease Triangle best illustrates the relationship between virulent pathogen, environment, and susceptible host. Thus, as human beings vulnerable to the COVID-19 pandemic, we urge everyone to boost our […]