SAAD is a strategy of the Department of Agriculture to look at the weaknesses of an area in terms of potentials for food production and livelihood programs. It supports President Rodrigo Duterte’s thrust to increase food production and alleviate poverty.

It intends to alleviate poverty through increased food production and productivity in the target areas by providing the appropriate technology, financing, marketing and other support services in order to make the farmers and fisherfolk productive and profitable. The Project is targeting individuals, families and organized farmers and fisherfolk, in the target areas. It shall prioritize those who are members of people’s organizations (POs), beneficiaries of DSWDs 4Ps and/or indigenous peoples (IPs).



SAAD Beneficiaries 2018

  • Sorsogon Province

    • Magallanes
    • Sta. Magdalena
    • Pilar
    • Donsol
    • Juban
  • Catanduanes Province

    • Bato
    • Panganiban
    • Bagamanoc
    • Baras
    • San Miguel
    • Gigmoto
  • Masbate Province

    • Monreal
    • Pio V. Corpuz
    • Esperanza