P170.3-M farm-to-market road to benefit 5,000 Batac households

LAOAG CITY  – At least eight villages composed of more than 5,000 households will benefit from the ongoing rehabilitation of a farm-to-market road in Rayuray village, Batac City. Worth PhP170.3…

Cagayan de Oro DA exec suspended for neglect

MANILA — The Office of the Ombudsman (Ombudsman) has ordered the suspension for one month and one day of Lealyn Ramos, the Regional Executive Director of the Department of Agriculture…

Kapampangan farmers get P63-M farm equipment, livestock

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, June 29 — The Pampanga Office of the Provincial Agriculturist (OPA), in partnership with the Department of Agriculture (DA), has distributed PHP63 million worth of…

6 farmers, groups from SoCot vie for Gawad Saka awards

  GENERAL SANTOS CITY – Six farmers and organizations from South Cotabato province will vie for the top awards in this year’s edition of the national Gawad Saka search. Justina…

DA, Davao City gov’t to open PHP70-M Davao Food Terminal next year

DAVAO CITY — The Department of Agriculture (DA) in partnership with the Davao City government is set to open the PHP70-million Davao Food Terminal by first quarter next year. DA-11…

DA gives PHP3M prize for Nueva Vizcaya’s quality corn class

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya — The Department of Agriculture (DA) gave PHP3 million to the provincial government here as incentive for being chosen as 2016 National Quality Corn Awardee (NCQA). Alex…

Typhoon-hit farmers in Cagayan get free vegetable, corn, rice seeds

TUGUEGARAO CITY — The Department of Agriculture (DA) Region 2 and the provincial government of Cagayan distributed on Tuesday some PHP32 million worth of free certified rice, corn and vegetables…

NVizcaya DA chief assures farmers of fast aid after typhoons

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya — The government is hastening the provision of various assistance for victims severely affected by typhoons “Karen” and “Lawin,” Department of Agriculture(DA) officials here said . Celerina…

Another rice processing center opens in Ilocos town

BACARRA, Ilocos Norte — A modern rice processing center (RPC) is now in full swing operation here just in time for the rice harvest season. Operated by the Bacarra farmers…