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decorticate

(dē-kôr′tĭ-kāt′)
tr.v. decorti·cated, decorti·cating, decorti·cates
1. To remove the bark, husk, or outer layer from; peel.
2. To remove the surface layer, membrane, or fibrous cover of (an organ or structure).

de·cor′ti·ca′tion n.
de·cor′ti·ca′tor n.
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Bongcaron demonstrated how to operate the decorticating machine.
We extract fiber and coco peat from the coco husks using the decorticating machine.
Two members of DWCC were trained in operating the decorticating machine and the rest were taught how to feed discarded coconuts to undergo decortication process.
He explained that as of now there are three (3) operational decorticators in the province located in three towns namely: Huzety Enterprise located at Barangay Daganas, Catarman; Lope de Vega Decorticating Facility, Lope de Vega; and Aksyon Kalinga Para sa Masa (AKMA), Barangay Tingzon, San Jose.
The proposed project would provide the cooperative with hauling and delivery truck, cooperatives office, warehouse, weighing scales, decorticating, twinning and weaving machines.
Congressman Yu has allocated P2-M for the coco coir equipment and looming apparatus, PCA provided decorticating machine worth P450,000, while the LGU provided free trainings on the proper operation of tools, equipment and machinery.