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How To Make Salted Egg In Clay Mud

How To Make Salted Egg In Clay Mud Another way of salting eggs is by storing them in clay instead of in brine. Materials: eggs (duck or chicken) salt clay Utensils: measuring cup earthenware Procedure: 1. Mix together 12 cups clay and 4 cups salt. Add water little by little as it is being mixed […

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Export Trade Financing

Export Trade Financing Program Objective: To provide pre and post shipment working capital via EXPORT ADVANCE LOAN (EAL) and EXPORT BILLS PURCHASE (EBP). Eligible Borrowers: * Exporters (direct/indirect) of various industry sectors (furniture, gift, toys, housewares, Christmas decors, garments, fine jewelry, and food among others) Loan Purpose: working capital requirement for pre and post shipment […

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Environmental Development Program

Program Title: Environmental Development Program Program Goal: The Environmental Development Program (EDP) is based on the principle of sustainable development, that is, environmental protection and socio-economic development are complementary and enhance one another. The goal of the program is to make a significant contribution in environmental protection and enhancement and in the sustainable development and […

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SME Unified Lending Opportunities for National Growth (SULONG)

SME Unified Lending Opportunities for National Growth (SULONG) Program Objectives: * To simplify and standardize the lending procedures of government financial institutions (GFIs) thereby enhancing the SMEs access to needed funds; * To shorten the list of documentary requirements to further facilitate the lending process; * To create a wider, borderless financing system that will […

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Organic Agriculture Financing Program

Program Title: Organic Agriculture Financing Program Program Objectives: * To provide and make available regular credit and other support mechanisms to improve productivity and income of farmers engaged or will engage in organic agriculture; * To promote development of organic agriculture to enhance global competitiveness, environmental integrity, food security, increase productivity and alleviate poverty; * […

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The Mango Processing Industry an Overview

Mangoes are a sought-after fruit because of its palatability and nutritive value. This tropical fruit is abundant and cheap during the warm summer months but in off-peak seasons, it is a scarce commodity. However, mangoes can still be enjoyed throughout the year through processing. Among the most popular processed mango products are dried, puree, juice, […

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Micro-Lending Through Small Micro Finance Providers (Micro-Leap)

SMALL BUSINESS CORPORATION (Small Business Guarantee and Finance Corporation) 17th & 18th Floors, 139 Corporate Centre, Valero Street Salcedo Village, Makati City Program Title: MICRO-LENDING THROUGH SMALL MICRO FINANCE PROVIDERS (MICRO-LEAP) Target Conduit: * Small community cooperatives * Small non-government organizations (NGOs) * People’s Organizations (POs) Minimum Qualifications: o Asset size of at least P500 […

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How to Make Burong Mangga

Pickling is the process of preparing food by soaking and storing it in a brine containing salt or acid (usually vinegar), or both, a process which can preserve otherwise perishable foods for months. Although the process was originally used to preserve foods, pickling is frequently done because people en-joy the resulting flavor. Pickled or burong […

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Proyekto sa Kauswagan sa Katilingban (PKK)

OPPORTUNITY KAUSWAGAN BANK, INC. A & L Building, E. Lopez Street, Jaro, Iloilo City Program Title: PROYEKTO SA KAUSWAGAN SA KATILINGBAN (PKK) Program Objective: A micro-finance lending program designed to alleviate poverty by empowering the marginalized sector towards economic growth through values formation and livelihood training programs, micro insurance, savings services in form of capital […

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Countryside Loan Fund Programs (CLF I, II, and III)

Countryside Loan Fund Programs (CLF I, II, and III) Program Objectives: A wholesale credit facility from World Bank made available to Participating Financial Institutions (PFIs) for on-lending to eligible private investment enterprises: – To provide financial support to the rural economies to emerge stronger from the financial crisis and resume sustained rapid economic growth in […

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How to Preserve Tomatoes

How to Preserve Tomatoes Procedure: 1. Select tomatoes that are mature and ripe, but firm. Wash them very well. 2. Dip in boiling water for about one half to one minute or steam for 2-3 minutes. 3. Dip in tap water to remove the peel easily. Remove the core as well. 4. Arrange the tomatoes […

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Extend the Shelf-life of Tomatoes

Extend the Shelf-life of Tomatoes Research at the UPLB has shown that the ripening of tomatoes can be hastened or delayed: 1. Ripening can be hastened if the tomatoes are kept in DRY HULL ASH. This increases the ethylene gas which hastens ripening. 2. If this is placed in a cool place, it will have […

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