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LOOK: Jollibee introduces new breakfast pies

Nov 04, 2019 - 10:49 AM

Cheese lovers, rejoice

BREAKFAST PIES. The Filipino fastfood cgain introduces new items to the menu. Courtesy of Jollibee Philippines

Rappler Eats: Sentro 1771 is where tradition and innovation converge

Aug 21, 2018 - 11:00 AM

With already an established name in the Philippine culinary scene, Sentro 1771 knows very well the right mix to stay on top

Twice-as-strong Gorilla Glass 6 announced

Jul 19, 2018 - 5:07 PM

The new glass technology will protect mobile devices better from drops and other forms of impact

GORILLA GLASS 6 IS HERE! Corning reveals its latest iteration to Gorilla Glass. Image from Corning.

Rice, corn output up in first quarter of 2018

May 07, 2018 - 3:50 PM

(UPDATED) Some 4.7 million metric tons of rice is produced between January to March of this year, up 6.8% from the same period last year. Corn production is at 2.5 million metric tons, gaining some 4.2% year-on-year.

RAPPLER RECIPES: Pan-Fried Tanigue with Tomato and Corn Salsa

Mar 28, 2018 - 7:42 PM

A fresh new take on a staple weeknight dish

Bishop seeks freedom of supermarket clerk jailed for stealing corned beef

Dec 18, 2017 - 4:03 PM

'For heaven's sake, let's get this man out of jail! I am willing to repay his employer, the supermarket owner, a hundred times over,' says Bishop Pablo David

BISHOP'S APPEAL. Caloocan Bishop Pablo Virgilio David says he is willing to repay 'a hundred times over' the employer of a supermarket clerk jailed for stealing corned beef. File photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

How to cook bibimbap, lumpia, and other dishes with Angus corned beef

Nov 11, 2017 - 8:17 AM

Add a nostalgic twist to your favorite international dishes with this kitchen staple

Ex-agriculture chief Proceso Alcala barred from gov't service

Oct 02, 2017 - 4:15 PM

(UPDATED) The Office of the Ombudsman, in two separate decisions, finds Alcala guilty of grave misconduct

File photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Gara-gara tolak kehadiran anggota FPI, Gubernur Kalbar diusir di Aceh

May 08, 2017 - 10:58 AM

Cornelis dianggap intoleran dan menentang nilai Pancasila dengan menolak kehadiran anggota FPI di Kalimantan Barat

Zamboanga farmer grows 'rainbow corn'

Apr 14, 2017 - 3:18 PM

Known as glass gem corn in Central America the rainbow corn variety is introduced in Zamboanga by farmer Mark Basaluddin

FIRST FRUITS. Mark Basaluddin's first harvest yielded rainbow corns like the following. Photo courtesy of Mark Basaluddin

Mexico threatens to ditch corn imports from U.S.

Mar 21, 2017 - 1:33 PM

Mexico is now threatening to buy from elsewhere worrying corn growers in some of the very same US states that voted heavily in favor of Trump

HARVESTING. In this file photo, farmer Rick Wirt harvests corn on October 22, 2015 near Burlington, Iowa. Scott Olson/Getty Images/AFP

China says grain subsidies abide by WTO rules

Sep 14, 2016 - 10:15 PM

The United States is challenging China s unfair trade incentives worth 100 billion

A Chinese farmer harvests wheat at the field in Lixin county, east China's Anhui province on June 16, 2011. China's early dry spell has afflicted China's wheat heartland for a few months, causing mounting concern abroad that world commodity prices would soar if the country were to buy a large amount of the grain overseas due to a crop failure. CHINA OUT AFP PHOTO / AFP PHOTO / STR

Price of corn flour in Venezuela up 900%

May 24, 2016 - 7:59 PM

The price of chicken will also rise up 13 times from 16 bolivares a kilo to 850 bolivares 85

Tokoh Dayak: Jangan pertentangkan perbedaan agama

Apr 08, 2016 - 7:48 PM

Tidak ada orang lain yang dapat mengubah kita kalau bukan kita sendiri yang mengubah

Corn rice: Healthier, safer, not 'fake rice'

Jul 11, 2015 - 12:47 PM

A University of the Philippines professor and scientist urges the public not to eat the controversial fake rice

Crop damages due to dry spell now worth P2.19B

May 25, 2015 - 10:43 PM

The agriculture department says 29 714 hectares of rice and 25 086 rice farmers are already affected by the prevailing dry spell

Dry spell damages P1.7B worth of grains, high value crops

May 08, 2015 - 8:06 PM

The agriculture department says 21 317 hectares of rice lands are affected 24 662 hectares of which may not recover

Palay, corn production forecast down in Q1

Mar 10, 2015 - 12:21 PM

Contraction in harvest areas and drop in yield due to typhoons among others pull down the forecast for the quarter says the Philippine Statistics Authority

Gov’t sees lower palay production volume in second half

Aug 18, 2014 - 11:53 AM

Delayed planting due to damage caused by flashfloods as well as inadequate irrigation will affect palay production

Gov't to test new compact corn mill technology

Apr 19, 2014 - 3:24 PM

The corn mill aims to help the country s corn products compete against those of other Southeast Asian nations

EU allows cultivation of new US genetically modified corn

Feb 12, 2014 - 12:04 AM

Opponents only mustered 210 votes out of the 260 required to block the measure

Loi Estrada also channeled pork barrel to Napoles

Jan 31, 2014 - 6:16 PM

Letters sent to the agriculture department appear to tie up some loose ends regarding connections between the Estrada family and Janet Napoles

US stocks rise despite Apple hit

Jan 29, 2014 - 12:01 AM

Despite a disappointing outlook from Apple US stocks moved higher in early trade

US STOCKS RISE. A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on the evening of January 7, 2014 in New York City. Andrew Burton/Getty Images/AFP

Palay production up in 2013 despite typhoons

Jan 17, 2014 - 8:09 PM

Rice production in areas barely affected by Typhoon Yolanda pulls up the country s overall output

HIGHER OUTPUT. Palay output grew in 2013 despite typhoons.Photo by  AFP.

Rice, corn prices stable during Yolanda

Nov 18, 2013 - 7:37 PM

The Bureau of Agricultural Statistics says prices of rice crops and corn were stable in the week Typhoon Yolanda battered the Visayas region

STABLE. Prices of rice and corn were stable in the week Yolanda wrecked havoc in Visayas. Photo from the International Rice Research Institute

D-Day looms for EU on GM crop cultivation

Nov 07, 2013 - 9:52 AM

European governments will soon decide whether to block or allow cultivation of genetically modified crops on the continent

EUROPE'S CORN. One day, will all corn in Europe be genetically-modified?

PH most 'GMO-friendly' country in Southeast Asia?

Sep 14, 2013 - 2:07 PM

Environmentalists farmers are alarmed over continuing approvals of GMOs by the government

GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY? Golden Rice, currently undergoing field trials in the Philippines, is supposed to be the world's answer to Vitamin A deficiency. Photo from International Rice Research Institute

Corned beef, chicken drive Pure Foods sales

May 11, 2013 - 6:07 AM

San Miguel Pure Foods has been enjoying double digit growth in processed meats due to consumer preference for corned beef and chicken nuggets

Filipinos love for chicken nuggets and corned beef helps to boost San Miguel Pure Foods profits. Photo by AFP

Alcala eyes lower rice imports of 100,000 MT in 2013

Oct 17, 2012 - 3:36 PM

Agriculture Secretary Alcala is eyeing to bring down rice imports to 100 000 MT next year in line with the country s target of being self sufficient in the staple

NFA rice stocks only good for 2 weeks

Oct 11, 2012 - 12:49 AM

The country s buffer stock at the NFA is only good for 15 days says BAS

Corn output seen to hit 7.8-M MT in 2012

Oct 11, 2012 - 12:45 AM

The country s corn production could reach 7 8 M MT this year says Philmaize

PH corn farmers find opportunity in US drought

Aug 20, 2012 - 4:18 AM

The drought in the United States that has driven international corn prices in the past few months has made exporting more attractive to corn farmers in the Philippines

N Korea suffering severe drought: state media

May 26, 2012 - 8:25 PM

Two million children in North Korea would go hungry as a result a US aid group says