Ang 2014 ay idineklara na “International Year of Family Farming “ upang bigyang halaga ang papel na ginangampanan ng mga Pamilyang Magsasaka sa buong mundo. Layon nang “Internation Year of Family Farming ( IYFF) na ituon ang pansin ng buong mundo sa makabuluhang kontribusyon ng pamilya upang mapuksa ang kagutuman at kahirapan, bigyang seguridad ang pagkain at nutrisyon, at paunlarin ang kabuhayan ng mamayan.
CATANDUANES - DA RFO 5 Regional Executive Director Abelardo R. Bragas (2nd from left) and Governor Araceli B. Wong (2nd from right) cut the ribbon during the turn over of the P6M Rice Processing Center (RPC 1) to the Ogbong Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Organization, Inc. in the town of Viga, this province.
BARCELONA SORSOGON - Engr. Abelardo R. Bragas, Regional Executive Director of Department of Agriculture in Bicol graced the inauguration and turn over ceremony of Sta. Lourdes Diversion Dam in Barcelona, Sorsogon. This P4M project under the Payapa at Masaganang Pamayanan (PAMANA) will service 32 hectares of agricultural area and will benefit 38 farmers in Barcelona.
October 22, 2014
CAMALIG, ALBAY – As an initial preparedness response to the imminent danger to the agricultural sector in Albay brought by pyroclastic materials being spewed out sporadically by Mayon since last month, the Department of Agriculture had extended various interventions to the animal evacuation centers in Albay.