VARIETAL IMPROVEMENT

Technologies Generated


TECHNOLOGIES GENERATED

  • Coconut Field Genebank Establishment and Management

  • Standardized Breeding and Research Techniques on Coconut

  • Coconut Seedgarden Establishment and Management

  • Hybrid production

  • SYNVAR /Orgullo Tall

 

Ongoing Projects

 

LIST OF ON-GOING PROJECTS/STUDIES/ACTIVITIES


Varietal Improvement/Plant Genetic Resources Conservation and Utilization

  1. Collection and evaluation of coconut cultivars and conservation of genetic resources 
    Implementing Unit: ZRC
    Fund Source: PCA
    Status: Ongoing

  2. Hybridization of coconut populations of various local and foreign origins
    Implementing Unit: ZRC
    Fund Source: PCA
    Status: Ongoing

  3. Development of synthetic variety of coconut: PCA SYN VAR 001
    Implementing Unit: ZRC
    Fund Source: PCA
    Status: Ongoing

  4. Seed production systems for Coconut
    Implementing Unit: ZRC
    Status: Ongoing

 

Oil Palm Development Project

  1. Oil Palm G-Application of DNA Fingerprinting to conventional breeding for sustainable production of high quality oil palm
    Implementing Unit: ZRC
    Fund Source: PCA
    Status: Ongoing

  2. Oil Palm F- DNA marker -assisted mass selection and sustainable production of high quality oil palm planting materials
    Implementing Unit: ZRC
    Fund Source: PCA
    Status: Ongoing

  3. Coconut Seedling Dispersal Project
    Implementing Unit: ARC, DRC, ZRC
    Fund Source: PCA
    Status: Ongoing

  4. National Coconut Hybridization Program
    Implementing Unit:
    ZRC, ARC, DRC, CVSPC-Bohol, CGTS- Olutanga, Zambo Sibugay
    Fund Source: PCA
    Status: Ongoing