Phl imposes stricter measures on rice imports

The Philippines’ Department of Agriculture through the Bureau of Plant Industry (DA-BPI) will implement stricter measures on rice imports to ensure that only safe, quality, crop pest-free rice are sold in domestic markets. “All rice importers will have to comply with the guidelines as required in securing the Sanitary Phyto-Sanitary Import Clearance or SPSIC,” said – continue reading

Organikong produkto ng Bansa, Ipinagmalaki sa 5th PNOPEX.

Upang maipagmalaki at maipakilala ang mga pangunahing produktong organiko ng bansa, pinangunahang ng Department of Agriculture, Agricultural and Marketing Assistance Service (DA-AMAS) at Agricultural and Marketing Assistance Division ng DA – Region IV CALABARZON ang pagdiriwang ng ika-5 Philippine Natural and Organic Products Expo (PNOPEX) sa Ayala Malls Serin, Tagaytay City Cavite noong Nobyembre 13 – continue reading

CALABARZON RPCO participates in the discussion

CALABARZON RPCO participates in the discussion during the 9th World Bank Implementation Support Mission for South Luzon held in Department of Agriculture Central Office. This activity aims to monitor and evaluate the project implementation twice a year. Present from the region in this activity are DA CALABARZON Regional Executive Director and South Luzon PSO Director – continue reading

P165M cash assistance for Quezon Farmers

Around 11 thousand farmers in Quezon received P 15,000 each from SureAid funds in the concluded Farmers’ Forum and Turn-over of Agricultural interventions on November 8,2019 in Tayabas City, Quezon. Agriculture Secretary William Dar said that the SURE Aid Program is a form of financial assistance that is very affordable for the small farmers, as – continue reading

RIOs, RFO and LGU farmcasters become more knowledgeable of new DA programs

To better give the public and clientele of the Department of Agriculture (DA) with accurate, comprehensive, and up-to-date information about some of its programs, projects, services, interventions, and accomplishments, all Regional Information Officers (RIOs), and Regional Field Office and Local Government Unit Farmcasters in the country gathered together for an assessment and planning workshop, held – continue reading

DA Secretary William D. Dar is in Sariaya, Quezon for a dialogue on agri-tourism initiatives

DA Secretary William D. Dar is in Sariaya, Quezon for a dialogue on agri-tourism initiatives, African Swine Fever response, and Philippine Rural Development Project status in this town. Together with Secretary Dar on stage are DA-CALABARZON Regional Executive Director Arnel V. de Mesa, Quezon 2nd Legislative District Representative David Suarez, Sariaya Mayor Marcel P. Gayeta, – continue reading