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FIJI TIMES ONLIN Salaseini Moceiwai Monday, May 20, 2013
PEOPLE of Rabi and Kioa living in Labasa are in need of a church building to house them during their fellowship every week.
Last Saturday, the islanders organised an inter-cultural dance competition for the purpose of strengthening their relationship and to generate ideas of fundraising for the proposed building.
Leader of the Rabi Island community in Labasa Christopher Karia said they did not own a…Continue
Fiji Times Online Salaseini Moceiwai Monday, May 06, 2013
THE Copra Millers of Fiji Limited (CMFL) and government have put in place strategies to sustain copra production in the country.
As part of these long and short term strategies, government appointed a Coconut Industry Steering Committee with the objective of implementing a Coconut Industry Reform Program for 2012 to 2014.
CMFL executive chairman Ilisoni Taoba said committee…
FIJTIMES ONLINE Serafina Silaitoga
Friday, May 03, 2013
THE demand for handicraft items made from coconut trees on Taveuni have prompted a plea for women in rural areas to make use of their coconut plantations for income-generating purposes.
The products which are made by students at the Department of Agriculture's Wholenut Processing Centre is becoming popular among expatriates, hoteliers and residents.
Head of training at the centre Susana Yalikanacea…Continue
Fiji Times Online Ana Madigibuli Tuesday, April 30, 2013
OUT of the estimated 10 million coconut trees in Fiji, almost 70 per cent are termed senile.
This, Ministry of Agriculture's director extension, Vatimi Rayalu, said this meant that most of the trees were 60 to 100 years old.
Mr Rayalu revealed this as he highlighted the government's intention to diversify the coconut industry by looking at other coconut products and bio-products…
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