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

DA Bicol promotes clustering of commercial vegetable farms

SAN AGUSTIN, PILI, CAMARINES SUR  –  Eighteen (18) Farmers organizations in Camarines Sur that responded to the call of the High Value Crops Development Program (HVCDP) to consolidate small holder vegetable farms, initially received assorted vegetable seeds from the of the Department of Agriculture in Bicol on May 12 and 13, 2020.  DA Bicol Regional Executive Director continue reading : DA Bicol promotes clustering of commercial vegetable farms

DA-Bicol Provides chicken and duck to ASF Affected farmers

Calabanga, Camarines Sur –  True to its promise to provide assistance to backyard raisers affected by the African Swine Fever, the Department of Agriculture Bicol through the Livestock Program provided 1,000, range chickens to some 127 backyard raisers in municipality of Bombon and Calabanga over the week. The packet of Kabir chicken which consisted of about 2 month-old hens and roosters were continue reading : DA-Bicol Provides chicken and duck to ASF Affected farmers

DA Bicol is at the frontline in delivering goods and services amid COVID 19 pandemic

The Department of Agriculture is at the frontline of ensuring food availability, accessibility and affordability amidst the continuing threat of COVID 19 pandemic that has compelled the government to enforce Enhanced Community Quarantine and General Community Quarantine in most part of the country. It has aligned all its programs and instituted measures and strategies to immediately respond to the current crisis and its after continue reading : DA Bicol is at the frontline in delivering goods and services amid COVID 19 pandemic