Monthly Archives: February 2013

Local fruit wine hits market

A NEW local product made from locally-grown produce and fruits has hit the shelves of major supermarkets and stores around Papua New Guinea. Winestar, an Eastern Highlands-based company, uses local produce and fruits such as ginger, tamarillo (tree tomato), strawberry, … Continue reading

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Experts meet on safe exchange of genetic resources in Western Pacific

Protocols and procedures for the safe exchange of Plant Genetic Resources (PGR) between three Western Pacific countries were reviewed and refined by stakeholders from PNG, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu during a workshop at Bubia in Lae, Morobe Province, from February … Continue reading

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PNG firm named as a global sustainability leader

New Britain Palm Oil, which has farms in Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands, was ranked number one among agricultural companies. Read more here

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