Lumban farmers get solar irrigation project

Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary William D. Dar together with Senator Cynthia A. Villar formally turned over the Solar-Powered Irrigation System (SPIS) prototype grant to the farmers in Brgy. Wawa-Ibayo, Lumban, Laguna on October 29, 2019. According to Sec. Dar the SPIS would eliminate the need of irrigation device fueled by diesel. “Almost all farmers – continue reading

OFWs inquire about investment opportunities in agriculture

The Department of Agriculture Region IV-CALABARZON participated in the CALABARZON Migration and Development Forum on October 22, 2019 at Santa Rosa City Sports Complex, Santa Rosa, Laguna. The event was spearheaded by the Regional Development Council chaired by the National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) CALABARZON and was attended by retired overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) and – continue reading

I-PLAN Spotlight:

The I-PLAN Component together with the M&E Unit conducted an encoding session for updating of local government unit (LGU) module of non-PRDP interventions in the Provincial Commodity Investment Plan from October 15 to 16 at Makati City. Present here are representatives from all provinces of CALABARZON region, PRDP CALABARZON I-PLAN Component, I-REAP Component, M&E Unit – continue reading

PCAF and the volunteer-partners of Agricultute and Fisher Council (AFC) in CALABARZON recently conducted an exit conference

PHOTO RELEASE: PCAF and the volunteer-partners of Agricultute and Fisher Council (AFC) in CALABARZON recently conducted an exit conference at the Southern Tagalog Integrated Agricultural Research Center (STIARC), Lipa City, Batangas. The conference, aimed to discuss the findings and recommendations on the projects monitored and evaluated, was a concluding activity done after the conduct of – continue reading

Luzon B Cluster stakeholders consulted for ‘Sagip Saka Act’ IRR

In an endeavor to immediately execute the provisions of the “Sagip Saka Law” or Republic Act (RA) No. 11321, the Department of Agriculture-Agribusiness and Marketing Assistance Service (DA-AMAS), in coordination with its regional counterparts from Luzon B Cluster, organized a stakeholders’ consultation for the improvement and finalization of the law’s implementing rules and regulations (IRR) – continue reading


Expanded Survival and Recovery Assistance Program Location: Lucena city Number of farmer: 407 Allocation : 850 Patuloy po ang pag ikot ng grupo buhat sa pinagsama samang ahensya ng Department of Agriculture RFO 4A – APCO QUEZON, OFFICE OF PROVINCIAL AGRICULTURIST, AGRICULTURAL CREDIT POLICY COUNCIL AND LANDBANK QUEZON para sating MAGSASAKA MAGPAPALAY….. Marami pong salamat – continue reading

Sariaya, Tayabas, winners in 2019 ROAA

The Department of Agriculture Region IV-CALABARZON hold the 5th Regional Organic Agriculture Congress (ROAC) with the theme “Organikong Agrikultura sa Kumikitang Kabuhayan para sa Kalusugan at Kapaligiran” on September 25, 2019 at Queen Margarette Hotel, Lucena, Quezon. Governor Danilo E. Suarez of Quezon Province together with the two Regional Tecnical Directors of DA CALABARZON (Mr. – continue reading