DA distributes P5,000 Rice Farmers Financial Assistance in Cam. Norte

DAET, CAMARINES NORTE –  Some 7,843  rice farmers in this province will start getting P5,000.00 cash assistance from DA as the Rice Farmers Financial Assistance (RFFA) was formally launched here on December 10, 2021. Rice farmers who are registered with the RSBSA or Registry System for Basic Sectors in Agriculture  and whose farms are two continue reading : DA distributes P5,000 Rice Farmers Financial Assistance in Cam. Norte

DA Bicol distributes P9.7M interventions to Catanduanes farmers

VIRAC, CATANDUANES – DA Bicol Regional Executive Director Rodel P. Tornilla led the distribution of a total of P 9.7M worth of interventions under the Quick Response Fund (QRF) including Fertilizer Discount Vouchers to the farmers affected by typhoons Quinta, Rolly, and Ulysses. The Rice Program distributed a total of P7.8M worth of Fertilizer Discount continue reading : DA Bicol distributes P9.7M interventions to Catanduanes farmers

DA Bicol rolls out Fertilizer Discount Voucher for rice farmers

VIRAC, CATANDUANES – DA Bicol Regional Executive Director Rodel P. Tornilla led the ceremonial distribution of the Fertilizer Discount Voucher under the National Rice Program. The distribution was held at the Catanduanes State University on December 6, 2021. The fertilizer discount voucher will be given to RSBSA-listed rice farmers cultivating 2-hectares and below and have continue reading : DA Bicol rolls out Fertilizer Discount Voucher for rice farmers

Catanduanes strawberry farmer wins National Outstanding Rural Woman 2021 award

QUEZON CITY – The Bicol Region took center stage once again as a 28-year old strawberry farm owner from Catanduanes was hailed as the grand winner in the 2021 DA’s Search for National Outstanding Rural Women. The award was dubbed as “Gawad Parangal sa Katangi-tanging Kababaihan sa Pagsasaka at Pangingisda sa Kanayunan.” Cristina Torreda, Bicol’s continue reading : Catanduanes strawberry farmer wins National Outstanding Rural Woman 2021 award

DA Bicol holds Hybrid Rice Derby for wet season to urge farmers to adopt techno

SAN AGUSTIN, Pili, Camarines Sur—The Department of Agriculture-5 through its Rice Program conducted the Hybrid Rice Seed Derby on November 26, 2021 at the Central Bicol Experiment Station (CBES) here to promote to the rice farmers high yielding and cost reducing technologies and the importance of using hybrid rice seeds to enhance rice productivity in continue reading : DA Bicol holds Hybrid Rice Derby for wet season to urge farmers to adopt techno