P6M Rice Processing Center inaugurated in Magarao, CSur

MAGARAO, CAMARINES SUR – The over 500 members of the Magarao Multi-purpose Cooperative were jubilant as they inaugurated the new P6M Rice Processing Center (RPC 1)  and received the P1M working capital in time for their 19th Annual General Assembly on March 28, 2019. In the consolidated report of the BOD committees and management, presented continue reading : P6M Rice Processing Center inaugurated in Magarao, CSur

DA-Bicol to pursue precision agriculture for corn, cassava and sorghum areas expansion

Regional Corn and Cassava Program Coordinator Lorenzo L. Alvina challenged Bicol’s provincial coordinators and agricultural technicians to determine possible and additional production areas for expansion of corn, cassava and sorghum, the Department of Agriculture’s new priority commodity. The latter is being promoted because of its rising demand in the animal feed, distilled beverage, and starch continue reading : DA-Bicol to pursue precision agriculture for corn, cassava and sorghum areas expansion

DA 5 observes Rabies Awareness Month thru free vaccination, castration

PILI CAMARINES SUR. Rabies is a deadly  viral disease that is often spread to humans through the bite of an infected animal.  In observance of the Rabies  Awareness Month this March, the Department of Agriculture in Bicol  through  the Regulatory Division and in partnership with other Institutions, conducted  a one day  free rabies vaccination,  neutering, continue reading : DA 5 observes Rabies Awareness Month thru free vaccination, castration

PRDP Bicol prepares for RAEB in Libmanan, Camarines Sur

To guarantee the impact of the infrastructure project even after its construction, the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) in Bicol will conduct the Rapid Appraisal of Emerging Benefits (RAEB) for I-BUILD subprojects to one of PRDP’s Farm to Market Road in the province of Camarines Sur. RAEB is an intermediate evaluation activity focused in determining continue reading : PRDP Bicol prepares for RAEB in Libmanan, Camarines Sur

Bicol PPMIUs assimilate new interventions in the Swine PCIP preparation

The I-PLAN team of the Philippine Rural Development Project of the Department of Agriculture conducted the Finalization of Provincial Commodity Investment Plan (PCIP) for Swine in Bicol with the assistance from the experts in the Livestock program, the Regulatory Division and Research Division, in reviewing and enhancing the  PCIP for swine. Based on a study continue reading : Bicol PPMIUs assimilate new interventions in the Swine PCIP preparation