Korea Helps Improve Philippine Livestock Sector

By Ivy Mungcal 16 November 2010

The Korea International Cooperation Agency is providing a USD3 million grant to help the Philippines increase the production and propagation of one of its key livestock, the carabao or domesticated water buffalo. The grant will go toward a research project of the country’s Department of Agriculture, which aims to improve the quality of the nation’s carabao stock, GMA News reports.

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Ivy Mungcal

As senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributes to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.


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