Quantcast
Home » cordillera You are browsing entries tagged with “cordillera”

Activist promotes heirloom rice

By
SAMPLES of heirloom rice

“I am an activist,” she proudly says. Vicky Carlos Garcia is a slow food activist and the prime promoter of heirloom rice from the Cordillera region. She met a Peace Corps volunteer Mary Hensley while both were in school in 2001, and Mary made a thesis on the Future of Heirloom rice and how to preserve it through promotions and marketing.

Posted: October 5th, 2013 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Inquirer Features,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Globe lists its do-good projects

By
RACE started at 6 a.m. with more than 400 bikers.

This year’s Globe Cordillera Challenge 4 broke all records of previous years—has the longest route at 65 kilometers; more than 400 bikers joined; and a young 17-year-old student beat them all to the finish line.

Posted: June 15th, 2013 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Inquirer Features,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Narda gains foothold in Manhattan market

By
NARDA CAPUYAN’s woven Igorot fabrics were turned into haute couture in the 2012 New York Fashion Week—the first time many high-end New Yorkers were introduced to the Cordillera culture. PHOTOS COURTESY OF NARDA CAPUYAN

The Cordillera brand Narda’s was displayed at a recent New York fashion week and provided Cordillera weaver Leonarda Capuyan a new opportunity to reclaim a foothold in the Manhattan market.

Posted: December 15th, 2012 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Inquirer Features,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Coffee from Cordillera in demand

By
THE AUTHOR (in black) with women “farmers” who plant the various types in the region.

Call them heirloom varieties just like “old world” wine.

Posted: July 12th, 2012 in Headlines,Inquirer Features | Read More »

Cordillera SMEs yield P67M in sales, DTI says

By

Small and medium enterprises from the Cordillera region registered P66.57 million in cash and booked sales in a recent trade fair, with some manufacturers running out of goods to sell before even displaying their products.

Posted: December 1st, 2011 in Headlines | Read More »

Advertisement

News

  • Cabinet goes all out for DAP
  • Health, agriculture key to Africa’s development—Bill Gates
  • Ex-NPAs back Aquino vs impeachment
  • Quezon folk urge use of levy for storm repair
  • ‘Glenda,’ ‘Henry’ rains not enough to fill Angat Dam
  • Sports

  • Cagayan ends Army winning streak in V-League
  • Last Home Stand refund process announced
  • LeBron sends cupcakes to neighbors to apologize for ruckus on return to Cleveland
  • PLDT shakes off pesky Air Force, claims match in 3 sets
  • PLDT refunds tickets; MVP apologizes
  • Lifestyle

  • Skateboard style
  • Snack brand celebrates 40th year
  • Super-shaped you
  • You’re a style winner!
  • The beautifully naked look–how to achieve it
  • Entertainment

  • The continued blossoming of ‘Maximo’
  • PH films in Spanish fest
  • PhilPop crowns 3rd champ tomorrow
  • FAP launches 2nd Sine Panitik tilt
  • ‘World Wars’ teaches ever-relevant lessons
  • Business

  • Asian shares mostly up on China manufacturing data
  • Formula One: Porsche buys South Africa’s Kyalami racetrack
  • SEC approves GT Capital’s P12B bond offering
  • S&P 500 at new record on Apple earnings; Dow drops
  • New team seen curbing corruption
  • Technology

  • Apple, Samsung lose ground in cooling tablet market
  • China deletes Web reports on blow-up giant toad
  • Get paid for posting? Social networking’s new twist
  • Home Stand game cancellation triggers online fury
  • Google made failed bid for Spotify—report
  • Opinion

  • Editorial cartoon, July 24, 2014
  • The disappointed
  • Mad about the DAP
  • For what?
  • ‘Raining humans’
  • Global Nation

  • Fil-Am youth pushes advocacy on PH typhoon relief system
  • Naia Terminal 3 to become fully operational by end of July
  • No Filipinos on crashed Taiwanese plane
  • Fil-Am is behind Kwoller, the price-tracking mobile app for shoppers
  • Young Fil-Am leaders in PH for ‘immersion’
  • Marketplace
    Advertisement