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The ‘Third Pole’ – Asia’s water supply

A region to the south of China and the north of India is known as the “Third Pole”. The region stores more snow and ice than anywhere else in the world outside the North and South Poles, thus giving its name.

The Department of Agriculture (DA) will implement a ratooning program covering 100,000 hectares to produce more palay and offset losses due to back-to-back typhoons that hit Luzon recently.

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