PRDP-Bicol invests on Albay goat raisers to build livestock industry’s climate change resilience

LEGAZPI CITY, ALBAY – Rice and livestock farmer Romeo Mendez, 68 years old, of Brgy. Carayrayan Tiwi, Albay, was distraught after a series of disaster damaged his crops. First was typhoon Nona in December 2015 followed by the Mayon eruption in January 2018 then typhoon Usman in December 2018 which left P343 million-worth of agricultural continue reading : PRDP-Bicol invests on Albay goat raisers to build livestock industry’s climate change resilience

Bicol provinces receive P10.96B-worth of investments from PRDP’s NGA convergence

LEGAZPI CITY, ALBAY – The six provinces of Bicol received P10.96 billion-worth of non-Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) investments as a result of its convergence with other national government agencies (NGAs). This was announced by PRDP-Bicol Planning Specialist Mary Ann Cuya during the Bicol Regionwide Provincial Commodity Investment Plan (PCIP) Implementation Assessment and Interagency Convergence continue reading : Bicol provinces receive P10.96B-worth of investments from PRDP’s NGA convergence

PRDP-Bicol’s subproject beneficiaries in Albay trained on organizational dev’t

LEGAZPI CITY, ALBAY – To develop its enterprise development (I-REAP) subproject beneficiaries’ skills in creating and strengthening networks related to businesses or community based organizations, the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) in Bicol conducted a two-day Organizational Development Workshop for the I-REAP Subprojects on November 21-22, 2019 in this city. Officers of the four PRDP continue reading : PRDP-Bicol’s subproject beneficiaries in Albay trained on organizational dev’t

First 800 rice farmers from Albay received 1,000 bags of Certified Seeds under DA’s RCEF

Over 800 rice farmers of Daraga, Albay were the first recipients of certified rice seeds (RC 222 and RC 216) distributed by the DA-PhilRice under the Seed Component of the P10 billion Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (RCEF). Governor Al Francis Bichara, DA Bicol OIC -Regional Executive Director Rodel P. Tornilla, and Albay Provincial Agriculturist Cheryl continue reading : First 800 rice farmers from Albay received 1,000 bags of Certified Seeds under DA’s RCEF

PRDP-Bicol conducts Business Process Review for I-REAP SPs in Masbate

MASBATE CITY, MASBATE – As part of the “down-top” approach in the preparation and implementation of enterprise plans, the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) in Bicol conducted a Business Process Review (BPR) to enterprise development (I-REAP) subprojects in the Province of Masbate on November 18-19, 2019. Using the Enterprise Assessment Tool for BPR, Business Development continue reading : PRDP-Bicol conducts Business Process Review for I-REAP SPs in Masbate