TECHNOLOGY Archive

Rattan Seedling Production Guide

Rattan is a very important non-timber forest product, owing to its versatility. It is an export winner. Raising rattan, despite the lengthy time for plantation development, is necessary because natural stands have been significantly reduced. Rattan plantation development is one of the priority technologies being promoted by Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR). The [&hellip

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Ylang-ylang (Cananga odorata) Essential Oil Processing

The Ylang-ylang tree belongs to the family Anonaceae. It is scientifically known as Cananga odorata. It is a strong tree that reaches a maximum height of about 65 feet. The tree is cultivated for its fragrant flowers which are used as garlands. Essential oil can be extracted from ylang-ylang which finds application in many industries [&hellip

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