DA honors 2019 regional Gawad Saka and Rural Women Achievers

NAGA CITY – Department of Agriculture Bicol honored 10 Regional Outstanding Gawad Saka achievers three Rural Women Achievers in a simple awarding ceremonies held in a hotel here. Under the 2019 Regional Gawad Saka awards, five (5) individuals and five (5) groups were recognized for their exemplary contributions to the development of agriculture in their continue reading : DA honors 2019 regional Gawad Saka and Rural Women Achievers

DA-Bicol’s advisory board approves P3.80B-worth PRDP infra subprojects

LEGAZPI CITY, ALBAY – The Department of Agriculture Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) Bicol advisory board has approved 24 infrastucture development (I-BUILD) subprojects worth a total of P3.80 billion. In a meeting held in this city on October 11, 2019, five members of the Regional Project Advisory Board (RPAB) from the Department of Interior and continue reading : DA-Bicol’s advisory board approves P3.80B-worth PRDP infra subprojects

DA-Bicol’s partnership with SMFI boosts cassava model farm production

CAWAYAN, MASBATE – What used to be a dry wasteland in Brgy. Tuburan, in this municipality is now a source of income of rural folks living within the area. In partnership with San Miguel Foods Inc. (SMFI), the Department of Agriculture-Bicol’s Cassava Program now reaps the harvest of its 30-hectare Cassava Model Farm, being managed continue reading : DA-Bicol’s partnership with SMFI boosts cassava model farm production

Task Force on Rice pool resources to help Bicolano rice farmers

PILI, CAMARINES SUR – To address the plummeting farmgate price of palay, the Task Force on Rice crafted action plans to help Bicolano rice farmers. In a meeting presided by Department of Agriculture-Bicol Rice and Corn Program Coordinator Lorenzo L. Alvina on September 11, 2019 at the DA-Bicol Compound, this municipality, the Task Force on continue reading : Task Force on Rice pool resources to help Bicolano rice farmers