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ADSS: BINHI: Debunking the Reasons Not to Plant Native Trees

Prof. Pastor L. Malabrigo, Associate Professor, Dept. of Forest Biological Sciences, College of Forestry and Natural Resources, University of the Philippines Los Baños, talks about planting of native trees as part of forest rehabilitation efforts in the Philippines during SEARCA's Agriculture and Development Seminar Series last February 28, 2017.

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    Mr. Arsenio D. Bulfa, Jr., Lecturer, College of Agriculture, Silliman University, an MS Soil Science SEARCA Scholar, presents the first part of his thesis titled "Measurement of Carbon Dioxide in Corn Cob Biochar-amended Acid Soil Added w
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    Fauna & Flora International (FFI) teamed up with researchers from Royal University of Phnom Penh, Prek Leap National College of Agriculture and Kuda Divers to address sources of marine plastic pollution in Cambodia.
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