DA Bicol hosts 14th National Rice Techno Forum

To showcase the best and latest rice farming technologies and practices and push the adoption of hybrid rice technology, the Department of Agriculture Rice Program and the Agricultural Training Institute – Bicol in partnership with the Rice Productivity Advocacy Incorporated or Rice Board and the Local Government Unit of Bula, Camarines Sur, private seed companies, continue reading : DA Bicol hosts 14th National Rice Techno Forum

Masbate’s mining town eyes sorghum production to boost rural economy

AROROY, MASBATE – Despite its flourishing economy as a gold-rich town, Mayor Arturo Virtucio deemed it necessary to invest in renewable sources of income. The training on sorghum production conducted by the Department of Agriculture-Bicol in partnership with the San Miguel Foods Inc. (SMFI) came in timely as the local chief executive aims to boost continue reading : Masbate’s mining town eyes sorghum production to boost rural economy

DA Bicol grooms SAAD beneficiaries as animal raisers

CATANDUANES PROVINCE –  The Special Area for Agricultural Development (SAAD) recently distributed 105 goats to 30 beneficiaries in San Miguel, Catanduanes, a  5TH class municipality located at the mid-south of the province, the only inland municipality in the island. Each beneficiary was given 4 does and 1 buck, forages and  mulato seeds. Goat houses were continue reading : DA Bicol grooms SAAD beneficiaries as animal raisers