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Black Pepper Farming

Black pepper (“Piper nigrum” Linn), known locally as “paminta” is one of those neglected crops grown in the Philippines. It is used extensively by food manufacturers as a seasoning agent in the preparation of both exquisite and everyday dishes. As a spice, it makes food taste better. It is essential in local dishes like “kilawin,”

How to Grow Black Pepper (High Value Crops)

Planting pepper is a lifetime livelihood if well developed. If the soil is good and care is good, the quality of the harvest is likewise good and so commands a good price in the market. When harvest is poor, even the stems of this plant, when dried, can also be used and sold including the