The Kokonas Indastri Koporesen (KIK) and Centre for Agriculture Bioscience International (CABI) held the PNG Coconut Industry Biosecurity Project Inception Workshop from the 12 to 15th March 2019 at the Madang Resort. Other stakeholder agencies including National Agriculture Quarantine and
The General trend of the Coconut Industry in Papua New Guinea (PNG) in terms of its contemporary status, contribution to the PNG economy, exported coconut products and potential investment opportunities The coconut industry over the years and at present remains
The Kokonas Indastri Koporesen (KIK) under its Productivity Improvement Division had begun collecting local coconut seed nuts (accessions) from the original selected locations throughout the country in late 1980’s. All of these coconut accessions are now hosted in Gene-bank at
The National Planning Department has allocated funds to Kokonas Indastri Koporesen to continue the Project to safeguard and preserve coconut species from the major threat to coconuts. The Bogia Coconut Syndrome has killed hundreds of coconut palm trees and bananas
The Kokonas Indastri Koporesen today held their 65th board members meeting at the Hilton hotel, Port Moresby.
HACCP Certified – PNG Coconut SMEs on the Go! The Micro, Small to Medium Enterprise (MSME) development program on downstream processing of coconut into high value coconut products (HVCP) commenced in 2014 after the Government of PNG appropriated funding under
A variety of coconut seedlings from the Southern Region of PNG has all been collected and reserved at the recently commissioned Pre-Entry Quarantine Coconut nursery at Kelabebala, Misima Island. PNG Air transported the seedlings to Misima Airport on the 29th
More than 200 delegates and officials had arrived in Port Moresby to participate in Food Security Week, which included a number of agriculture and food security meetings and the exhibition. Kokonas Indastri Koporesen was among other small to medium enterprises,