Police project USAPTAYOE taps DA-Bicol to assist Bicolano youth in remote barangays

LEGAZPI CITY—The Department of Agriculture in Bicol is one of the 10 government agencies tapped as partner by the project United Services and Actions on Poverty Together with the Agencies for Youth Opportunity Expo (USAPTAYOE) of the Philippine National Police Regional Office 5 and the research team from the University of California, Princeton University and continue reading : Police project USAPTAYOE taps DA-Bicol to assist Bicolano youth in remote barangays

Nabua upland farmers achieve 3 cropping with Solar Powered Irrigation

(Written by Lovella P. Guarin) Barangay Malawag in Nabua, Camarines Sur is an upland area and farmers usually wait for the onset of rain to plant rice. But with the continuous operation of the Aguik-ican Malawag Solar Powered Irrigation System (SPIS), farmers are now able to plant rice in three cropping seasons. “Dati, isang cropping continue reading : Nabua upland farmers achieve 3 cropping with Solar Powered Irrigation

Vets meet to keep Bicol Region ASF-free

SAN AGUSTIN, Pili, Camarines Sur—The Regional Quick Response Team (RQRT) composed of veterinarians from the Department of Agriculture-5 (DA), National Meat Inspection Service (NMIS), Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI) and different provincial governments in the Bicol Region attended the African Swine Fever RQRT Meeting on January 13, 2020 to give updates on their accomplishments in continue reading : Vets meet to keep Bicol Region ASF-free

DA-Bicol to implement National Zoning and Movement Plan this January 15

SAN AGUSTIN, Pili, Camarines Sur—The Department of Agriculture (DA) has issued Administrative Circular 12 series of 2019 to implement the National Zoning and Movement Plan for the prevention and control of African swine fever (ASF) to establish zones depending on the level of risks of regions to ASF this January 15, 2020. This was discussed continue reading : DA-Bicol to implement National Zoning and Movement Plan this January 15

Capacity building trainings ensure PRDP subproject’s quality, strengthen project partnership in Albay

LEGAZPI CITY – To ensure both the quality and timeliness of the implementation of the Rehabilitation and Improvement of Hacienda-Rawis Farm-to-Market Road (FMR) in Tabaco City, Albay, the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP)-Bicol Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) team conducted a capacity building training for the project stakeholders on December 16-17, 2019 in this city. The continue reading : Capacity building trainings ensure PRDP subproject’s quality, strengthen project partnership in Albay