DA, FCA sign MOA for INSPIRE Swine Production

SAN AGUSTIN PILI CAMARINES SUR. The signing of Memorandum of Agreement for INSPIRE program between the Department of Agriculture Bicol and intended beneficiaries was held recently at the Field Operations Division Building this municipality. INSPIRE means Integrated National Swine Production Initiatives for Recovery and Expansion. One component of the program is the Swine Clustering which continue reading : DA, FCA sign MOA for INSPIRE Swine Production

DA Bicol consults CSO on FY 2023 plans and budget

Some 70 multi-sector stakeholders composed of farmer leaders, Regional Agricultural and Fishery Council (RAFC) sectoral chairpersons, private sector representatives, provincial LGU partners, SUCs, and partner agencies participated in the Civil Society Organization (CSOs) Consultation on DA Bicol’s FY 2023 plans and budget proposal. Regional Executive Director Rodel P. Tornilla said that the annual CSO consultation continue reading : DA Bicol consults CSO on FY 2023 plans and budget

Secretary William Dar appoints new RAFC Bicol Chairperson

SAN AGUSTIN, PILI, CAMARINES SUR – Bernadette “Bidi Bidi” de los Santos, farmer, entrepreneur, artist and owner of La Huerta De Rosario farm in Baao Camarines Sur assumed as the new Chairperson of the Regional Agricultural and Fishery Council (RAFC) in Bicol on March 16, 2022. She was appointed by Agriculture Secretary William Dar together continue reading : Secretary William Dar appoints new RAFC Bicol Chairperson

DA-Bicol celebrates GEWE mainstreaming gains with women employees

PILI, CAMARINES SUR — “Did we really make change work for women?” Department of Agriculture (DA) Bicol Regional Technical Director for Operations Luz R. Marcelino posed this question to about 90 women employees of the DA and its attached agencies in the region who attended the Inter-Agency Women Employees’ Day celebration held on March 10, continue reading : DA-Bicol celebrates GEWE mainstreaming gains with women employees

DA-ACPC to release P25,000 SURE COVID-19 loan assistance to 75 corn farmers in Iriga City

To reduce their production cost in 2021, 48-year-old corn farmer Felix M. Amoroso, his wife, Marycris, and their two sons, tilled their two-hectare corn farm in Brgy. Niño Jesus by themselves. However, their farm income for their subsistence and for payment of debts was depleted due to high cost of fertilizer and low buying price continue reading : DA-ACPC to release P25,000 SURE COVID-19 loan assistance to 75 corn farmers in Iriga City