et.al. GRABS 1ST BEST PAPER AWARD, DEVELOPMENT CATEGORY, NSARRD
BCARRD’s entry to the 2004 PCARRD National Symposium on Agriculture
and Resources Research and Development (NSARRD), won the First Best Paper Award,
Development Category. The symposium
was held on November 10, 2004 at PCARRD Headquarters, Los Baños, Laguna.
The project entitled “ Development of Integrated
Multi-Crop Processing System (Zero Waste Ginger Processing Technology)“ was
conceptualized to develop tools and equipment for ginger processing and to
provide the integrated mechanized system that will solve the laborious and
tedious operations in processing ginger.
The research team is composed of Engr. Arnulfo P. Malinisas project
leader with Engr. Eleanor Balute, Engr. Nancy Expartinez, Engr. Estrella Calpe,
Engr. Efren Gonzales, Engr. Alex de Lumen, Engr. Alan Rabe, Engr. Herminigildo
Lizano, Engr. Christopher Pacardo, Engr. Rommel Toledo and Ms. Jane Nieva.
The technology is now ready for promotion and
adaptation by the processors and targeted clienteles.