Tech to identify quality mango planting materials on display

ONE of mango farming’s most urgent challenges is identifying the best-quality planting materials emerging from nurseries, to ensure that inferior specimens of the leading variety, the carabao mango, do not propagate on new land, a leading academic said. Visayas State University President Edgardo E. Tulin, speaking at a forum on the mango industry organized by […]

Mango farmers seen needing tech infusion to better meet export demand

The Department of Science and Technology (DoST) said mango farmers need to upgrade their planting and cultivation know-how if they are to meet the export market’s requirements for supply and quality. At a virtual conference Thursday conducted by the DoST’s Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (PCAARRD), participants said mango […]