THE IMPORTANT of Coconut (Cocos nucifera) ant its product are more relevant during the covid19 pandemic. The latest effort by Philippines should not limit itself to vaccines in fighting the pandemic, but also tap the locally-available virgin coconut oil (VCO) as an effective therapy against Covid-19 as an advocate of the substance said. According to VCO Philippines president Marco Reyes suggested this amid the emergence of a mutation of the coronavirus, saying that the benefits of VCO have been proven in clinical studies by the Department of Science and Technology-Food and Nutrition Institute (DOST-FNRI), according to the Inquirer.net portal. He who is also vice chair of the United Coconut Associations of the Philippines has said that VCO is an antiviral functional food not only against Covid-19, but also against the "broad spectrum" of viruses that afflicts humans. They already have medical evidence on its safety and efficacy. This article in blog "Anim Agriculture Technology" share an information regarding the Philippines urged to explore coconut oil as therapeutic for Covid-19 for all blog reader.