Tag Archives: Dietary fiber

FNRI Develops Sweet Potato Fries Technology

FNRI Develops Sweet Potato Fries Technology

  Rootcrops are generally rich in complex carbohydrates and dietary fiber. Starchy roots and tubers are mainly used as human food, animal feed or manufactured to produce starch and alcohol. ...

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Important Food Items for Your Kids Found in the Philippines

Important Food Items for Your Kids Found in the Philippines

  GROWING KIDS – The Philippines is blessed with more than 300 edible fruit-bearing plants—no less than 100 are indigenous to the country or they’ve been growing here since prehistoric ...

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Factfile: Importance of Carbohydrates

Factfile: Importance of Carbohydrates

  Known as energy foods, carbohydrates are basically sugar. They are the body’s main fuel, which is broken down to glucose and transported via blood circulation to different parts of ...

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