MALINIS 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.