MANILA – With the positive results of the clinical study of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) where virgin coconut oil (VCO) was found to be an adjunct supplement that helps prevent the symptoms of COVID-19 from becoming severe, the Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) is hopeful to see increased VCO production and domestic consumption.
PCA Samar distributes ₱1M worth of incentives under the Yolanda Recovery and Rehabilitation Program (YRRP)
PINABACDAO, Samar --- The Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) distributed a total of ₱1,029,120.00 worth of incentives to 374 coconut farmer-beneficiaries from Pinabacdao, Samar, under the Planting/Replanting Project of the Yolanda Recovery and Rehabilitation Program (YRRP) on November 18, 2020.
Lucena City, November 23 — The Department of Agriculture launched the Cash and Food Subsidy for Marginal Farmers and Fisherfolk (CFSMFF) in Tayabas City, Quezon.
Basilan, November 11 --- The Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) Basilan provincial office led the first coconut industry stakeholders’ forum in the province on November 11, 2020, held at the Querexeta Formation Center, Isabela City.