Photo Release

December 9, 2020

Villar at the 1st National Coconut Planting Day: Senator Cynthia A. Villar, chairperson of the Philippine Senate Committee on Agriculture and Food, joined the Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA), in partnership with the DOST PCAARRD, in marking the 1st National Coconut Planting Day today. The theme for this year's celebration is, "Modern Technologies: Key to Coconut Productivity (Makabagong Teknolohiya Tungo sa Masaganang Niyugan)." The activity showcased the DOST-PCAARRD and PCA technologies for the production of quality planting materials, including the coconut hybridization program, macapuno embryo culture technology, and the coconut somatic embryogenesis technology (CSET)