Government crafting plan to conserve coffee trees
Three government agencies are currently crafting a plan to conserve fruit-bearing coffee trees and boost the country’s coffee production, according to the Department of Agriculture (DA).
A joint administrative circular (JAC) on the National Conservation Plan for Fruit-Bearing Trees and Plantation Crops is being drafted by the DA, the departments of Interior and Local Government, and Environment and Natural Resources.
Under the draft JAC, Danilo Dannug of the DA High-Value Crops Development Program (HVCDP) said the cutting of trees will be prohibited unless it passes the necessary protocols set by authorities.
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