DA-Bicol engages pili stakeholders in a bid to regain EU market access

As our government exerts efforts to regain market access for pili nuts in Europe as well as present business opportunities for pili in the European Union (EU) market, the Department of Agriculture-Bicol Agribusiness and Marketing Assistance Division (AMAD) hosted the “Better Training for Safer Food: a Re-echo Webinar on the European Union (EU) Rules Applicable continue reading : DA-Bicol engages pili stakeholders in a bid to regain EU market access

DA-FPA conducts seminar for applicants of Fertilizer and Pesticide dealership license

DA-FPA conducts seminar for applicants of Fertilizer and Pesticide dealership license SAN AGUSTIN, PILI, CAMARINES SUR – Over 30 applicants for various licenses necessary in the manufacture and marketing of fertilizers and pesticides attended the accreditation training for fertilizer and pesticide dealers  conducted by the Fertilizer and Pesticide Authority (FPA) regional office in Bicol held continue reading : DA-FPA conducts seminar for applicants of Fertilizer and Pesticide dealership license

Women and youth planters in Albay 3rd dist gets P1.4M assist from DA HVCDP

Amidst the distressing ripple effects of the coronavirus pandemic, some groups of women and youths remain cheerful and full of positivity as they join the Taranuman Project in the 3rd district of Albay. The Taranuman (Bicol dialect for Planting) Project is an initiative of Albay 3rd district Representative Fernando Tibor Cabredo which engages rural women continue reading : Women and youth planters in Albay 3rd dist gets P1.4M assist from DA HVCDP

PRDP-Bicol turns over P13.45 million-worth I-REAP enterprise to coco farmers in Aroroy, Masbate

AROROY, MASBATE – Small-scale mining used to be the bread and butter of members of the Luy-A, Balete, Concepcion (LUBACON) Agro Scale Miners and Gold Processors Multi-Purpose (MP) Cooperative. However, they had to stop when the Masbate Gold Project-Filminera Resource Corp. (MGP-FRC) began its operation in their area.   “Hindi na po namin kinaya ang pressure continue reading : PRDP-Bicol turns over P13.45 million-worth I-REAP enterprise to coco farmers in Aroroy, Masbate

PRDP FMR project sets record of being completed 5 months ahead of schedule

AROROY, MASBATE – This gold-rich town in the Province of Masbate sets a record in the implementation of its first Philippine Rural Development-funded farm-to-market road (FMR). Despite some setbacks in the early part of its implementation such as political issues and differences, the COVID-19 pandemic, and the 6.6-magnitude earthquake that recently shook the province, these continue reading : PRDP FMR project sets record of being completed 5 months ahead of schedule

DA-Bicol turns over P32M-worth irrigation projects for Bula, CamSur farmers

BULA, CAMARINES SUR — The Department of Agriculture in Bicol recently turned over two irrigation projects worth a total of P32 million to boost the rice production of farmers in this municipality. Held on August 27, 2020 but on two separate ceremonies and venues, DA-Bicol Regional Executive Director Rodel P. Tornilla led the turn-over ceremonies continue reading : DA-Bicol turns over P32M-worth irrigation projects for Bula, CamSur farmers