DA Bicol provides unhampered assistance to vegetable growers

Despite  the crisis that is crippling the country’s economy , the Department of Agriculture Bicol thru the High Value Crops Development Program headed by Mary Grace Rodriguez, OIC chief Operations Division, provides unhampered assistance to farmers  by distributing various vegetable seeds to commercial vegetable growers in selected parts of Camarines Sur. The activity took place continue reading : DA Bicol provides unhampered assistance to vegetable growers

Bicol obtains high disbursement rate amidst ECQ

The entry of COVID-19 in the country has been a great challenge for the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) to maintain and monitor subprojects from different provinces. To protect  its  staff  from being infected by the virus, the management decided to create a skeleton work force consisting 25% of the hired personnel while others were instructed to work from home continue reading : Bicol obtains high disbursement rate amidst ECQ

Bantay Dagat Frontliners do their part in the fight against COVID 19

Even with fear and doubt, Noel Bergantin, designated  Fisheries Coordinator/Bantay Dagat Enforcer chose to support and participate as a Bantay Dagat Frontliner to prevent the COVID 19 from entering their municipality. Chaired by the Municipal Agriculture Officer (MAO) Florizel Lim, they drafted guidelines to secure the boarders of the eastern and western coast of San Fernando continue reading : Bantay Dagat Frontliners do their part in the fight against COVID 19

DA-Bicol’s advisory board approves P4.61B-worth of dev’t projects for PRDP funding

LEGAZPI CITY, ALBAY – Development opportunities need not be sidelined even if we are in the midst of  a crisis.  In Bicol, despite  constraints and the threat of COVID-19 the Regional Project Advisory Board’ (RPAB) approved  P4.58 billion-worth of infrastructure development (I-BUILD) and P23.23 million-worth enterprise development (I-REAP) subprojects proposed for funding under the Philippine continue reading : DA-Bicol’s advisory board approves P4.61B-worth of dev’t projects for PRDP funding

PRDP’s geotagging app a game changer in virtual monitoring of project progress

CAMALIG, ALBAY – The Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) continues to be a game changer despite restrictions to curb the spread of COVID-19. This is by intensifying the use of its applied geotagging tool (AGT), developed by the Project’s Geomapping and Governance Unit (GGU), which now comes with a new feature—geovideo in monitoring infrastructure development continue reading : PRDP’s geotagging app a game changer in virtual monitoring of project progress