The 12th National Biotechnology Week Trade Fair and Bazaar unfolded from November 21 to December 2, 2016 at the Quezon City hall grounds. Most of the agricultural based companies stay only for just one week , but the other stalls will continue until December 2.
Allied Botanical Corporation booth with Ms. Lian Delos Reyes
Allied Botanical Corporation had interesting new fertilizer brand in the market – They have Nutribella with different kinds of formulation ( 20-20-20 , 15-15-30 , 30-10-10 )
Aside from fertilizer brand Peters and Osmocote , the company also have different kinds of seeds of vegetables, flowering plants, herbs and organic compost .
Area Sales Manager : Ms. Dorie G. Fadriquela +63939-9910-8924
Website : http://www.alliedbotanical.com/
Harbest Agricultural Corporation had started their operation on July 1997 as importer and distributor for Known-You Seeds Co. products in the Philippines. The company had expanded to include plastic materials like mulching film, seedling tray, irrigation and greenhouse systems, hand tractors, power sprayers, testing tools and others.
For those asking for Calcium nitrate , the company sells them at Php 60.00 per kilo , the calcium is used in orchids , plants and fruit trees . They also sell urea . One can buy them at their store outlet in Pasig City.
East West Seed Corporation booth with Mr. Marvin Mercado ( Marketing assistant ) , Julieanne Dique and William Cruz ( Ads and Promo Assistant)
East West Seed Corporation booth showcases different kinds of seeds and new vegetable hybrids . The company also sells value seed packs. They have a demonstration farm and their head office is located in San Rafael , Bulacan .
Monsanto was founded in 1901 and one of the top 100 ” Best Corporate Citizens” by CR Magazine.
Website : http://www.monsanto.com/
There are between 50 to 80 commercial stalls with several agricultural companies , PWD ( People with Disabilities ) and non-government organizations have their stalls at the annual trade fair .
Ms. Shyla Ibañez
This booth sells different products made by Kamza Disabled -The mothers of disabled children and People with Disability are making bags , towels which are sold at the store . They also have Tala Leprosarium – former patients from the leprosarium made beautiful hand crafted reversible dolls and holders.
A purchase of these items would ensure that these people would have sustainable livelihood opportunities.
For those who could not visit the ongoing trade exhibit , The outlet had a stall at the Greenhills Shopping Center , San Juan
Contact : Ms. Shyla Ibañez ( 0909-033-4486)
Husay Pinay (Ms. Arsenia Luna )
Husay Pinay – Uses eco friendly bags made from recycled paper , the group helps women of Quezon City enhances their creativity develop their skills and find livelihood opportunities .
Contact Person : Ms. Adela C. Gaton
Tahanan Walang Hagdanan
Website : http://twh.org.ph
Online Store: http://tahanangwalanghagdanan.shopinas.com/
There were at least over a dozen cooperatives and stalls which sells items made by indigent , pwd’s among others . Let us try to patronized their products and have a worth while gifts to our friends , relatives or love ones this Yuletide season.