DA Bicol joins Bicol Business Month

NAGA CITY – Amidst the covid-19 pandemic, the Department of Agriculture through the Agribusiness and Marketing Assistance Division (AMAD) in partnership with the Metro Naga Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI) have successfully opened the Agribusiness Support for Promotion and Investment in Regional Expositions or ASPIRE at Robinson’s Place here. ASPIRE kicked off this year’s continue reading : DA Bicol joins Bicol Business Month

National F2C2 directorate validates Bicol farm clusters

A national validation of cluster projects in Bicol under the Farm and Fisheries Clustering and Consolidation (F2C2) program was conducted on August 30 to September 3, 2021. Emerson S. Yago, F2C2 National Program Deputy Director personally came to Bicol to see how these cooperatives/associations are sustaining their enterprises with the assistance of the program. The continue reading : National F2C2 directorate validates Bicol farm clusters

DA and DBP Sign Supplemental MOA for the Fertilizer Discount Support Project

SAN AGUSTIN, PILI, CAMARINES SUR – The Department of Agriculture Regional Office No.5. V and the Development Bank of the Philippines through their respective representatives signed a supplemental agreement in connection with the implementation of the Fertilizer Discount Vouchers Support to Rice Farmers under the National Rice Program. The DA RFO- V was represented by continue reading : DA and DBP Sign Supplemental MOA for the Fertilizer Discount Support Project

DA Bicol organizes agri machinery MFADDIEs

SAN AGUSTIN, PILI, CAMARINES SUR – In a bid to strengthen the enforcement of performance standards of agri machineries being manufactured and sold in the region, the Regional Agricultural Engineering Division (RAED) convened the manufacturers, fabricators, assemblers, distributors, dealers, importers and exporters (MFADDIEs) in Bicol thru an online meeting on August 20, 2021. The organizational continue reading : DA Bicol organizes agri machinery MFADDIEs

Balik Probinsya Program beneficiaries get livelihood support from DA Bicol

SAN AGUSTIN, PILI, CAMARINES SUR – Initial 21 beneficiaries composed of 70 family members were the first group of Balik Probinsya Bagong Pag-asa (BP2) Program recipients in Bicol who were given direct livelihood interventions by the Department of Agriculture regional office here. DA is one of the government agencies assisting the BP2 beneficiaries in collaboration continue reading : Balik Probinsya Program beneficiaries get livelihood support from DA Bicol