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Philippines Coconut Industry Struggles to Recover after Typhon Haiyani
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March 07, 2014 5:49 AM
After Typhoon Haiyan devastated the Philippines, parts of the archipelago nation are still recovering. Among those hardest hit were farmers, nearly half of whom harvest coconuts. Jason Strother reports from Leyte province, where efforts to revitalize the coconut farming industry are underway.

Philippines Coconut Industry Struggles to Recover after Typhon Haiyan

Published March 07, 2014

After Typhoon Haiyan devastated the Philippines, parts of the archipelago nation are still recovering. Among those hardest hit were farmers, nearly half of whom harvest coconuts. Jason Strother reports from Leyte province, where efforts to revitalize the coconut farming industry are underway.


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