Rice Husks As Fuel In Generating Electricity, A Good Alternative To Petrol

With petrol prices go upward to an unprecedented level, petrol driven generating thermoelectric plant is a lucrative proposition that power cost is expensive and would not be affordable to consumers.

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Rice Straw, To Be Utilized As Raw Material For Power Generation

Rice is the chief staple crop of the Philippines and annually the country harvests an average of 15.2 million metric tons of rice, leaving 11.3 million tons of rice straw to spare for productive use.

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Fire Orchid Propagation, A Unique Plant Collection

Fire Orchid, comes from the genus of Renanthera, is a beautiful plant and as it connotes, it has intensely red flowers.

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Rice Straw Is A Good Source Of Organic Macronutrients

The increased cost of energy dependent fertilizer and the need to conserve plant nutrients by recycling them have focused attention to organic material sources of fertilizers. One of the cheapest and most available organic substances is rice straw.

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The Benefits Of Radiation To Agriculture

Researchers from the Philippine Nuclear Research Institute (PNRI) have been developing improved crop varieties through mutation a non conventional method of plant breeding which uses mutational agents (mutagen) such as radiation or chemicals (i.e. ethyl methyl sulfonite (EMS).

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The Benefits That Farmers Can Derive From Azolla

Azolla is a small aquatic fern (usually 1-5 cm large) which grows on saturated or moist soil.

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