October 13, 2014
Nutritious. Natural. Safe. These, according to Philippine Center for Postharvest Development and Mechanization (PhilMech) Bioprocess Engineering Division Chief Ofero A. Capariño, are the trademarks of the coconut water to be produced out of the synergistic efforts of the Department of Agriculture (DA), PhilMech, Provincial Local Government Unit of Camarines Sur, Central Bicol State University of Agriculture (CBSUA) and Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) for the village-level pilot testing of coco water processing equipment.