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DA-4A assures Quezon continuous agri support; eyes Quezon as emerging cacao hub

  The Department of Agriculture IV-CALABARZON (DA-4A), led by OIC-Regional Executive Director Vilma M. Dimaculangan, assured continues provision of agricultural assistance to Quezon farmers for the improvement of the agriculture industry in the ‘Food Basket’ of CALABARZON, Quezon Province. According to Director Dimaculangan during her radio interview, approximately sixty percent of the DA-4A’s annual budget – continue reading

DA-4A, Pagbilao SK to establish urban garden, to encourage youth to agri sector

DA-4A, Pagbilao SK to establish urban garden, to encourage youth to agri sector

“Ito [urban garden] po ay magiging model na pwedeng mag-encourage sa kabataan na maging magsasaka.” Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) Federation of Pagbilao President Joseph Manuel Go Luce said during the distribution of agricultural interventions of the Department of Agriculture IV-CALABARZON (DA-4A) and the Office of the 1st District of Quezon Representative, Cong. Wilfrido Mark M. Enverga – continue reading

DA-4A continues to distribute high yielding corn seeds to FAs to boost corn production

DA-4A continues to distribute high yielding corn seeds to FAs to boost corn production

  Malabanban Sur Farmers’ Association (FA) of Candelaria, Quezon, Sariaya Corn FA of Quezon, and San Pablo City Corn FA of Laguna received bags of corn seeds from the Department of Agriculture IV-CALABARZON (DA-4A) on April 28. The turnover was led by OIC-Regional Executive Regional Director Vilma M. Dimaculangan and OIC-Regional Technical Director for Research – continue reading

DA-4A turns over P1-M worth production support to Quezon banana growers

DA-4A turns over P1-M worth production support to Quezon banana growers

  Banana farmers from 2nd district of Quezon received P1,200,834 worth of interventions from the Department of Agriculture Region IV-CALABARZON (DA-4A) during the ceremonial distribution of agricultural inputs happened at Agricultural Programs Coordinating Office in Quezon on April 16. The ceremonial distribution was led by DA-4A OIC-Regional Executive Director Vilma M. Dimaculangan and Quezon Provincial – continue reading

Dolores farmers’ groups receive marketing assistance from DA-4A

Dolores farmers’ groups receive marketing assistance from DA-4A

  Pinagdanlayan Multi-Purpose Cooperative (PMPC) and Pinagdanlayan Rural Improvement Club Multi-Purpose Cooperative (PRICMPC) received grant assistance from the Department of Agriculture Region IV-CALABARZON (DA-4A) under the enhanced KADIWA Inclusive Food Supply Chain Program, on April 16. The said program aims to provide marketing assistance to farmers in ensuring that the food commodities are made available – continue reading

DA-4A grants farmer group in Quezon a wing van truck

DA-4A grants farmer group in Quezon a wing van truck

  Quezon Palay Seed Growers’ Association, Inc. received a one-unit wing van truck worth P1.9-M given by the Department of Agriculture Region IV-CALABARZON (DA-4A) through the Enhanced Kadiwa ni Ani at Kita Inclusive Food Supply Chain Program on April 16, 2021 at the Quezon Convention Center, Lucena City, Quezon. The awarding ceremony was led by – continue reading

DA-4A offers agri-interventions to repatriated OFWs in CALABARZON

DA-4A offers agri-interventions to repatriated OFWs in CALABARZON

  Aside from farmers and fisherfolk, the Department of Agriculture 4A (DA-4A) considered the repatriated Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) in CALABARZON as beneficiaries of the allotted P34,408,066 worth of interventions this year. DA-4A OIC-Regional Executive Director Vilma M. Dimaculangan presented the Department’s list of interventions during the regional launch of “Agri-negosyo para sa OFWs” on – continue reading

DA-4A opens HVC Week 2021

DA-4A opens HVC Week 2021

  Department of Agriculture 4A OIC-Regional Executive Director Vilma M. Dimaculangan led the opening ceremony of the High Value Crops (HVC) Week with the theme “Kabuhayan ay Paunlarin, Katawan ay Palakasin, High Value Cops ay Itanim” along with the distribution of agricultural materials such as power sprayer, mini chainsaw, and pole pruner for the Mango – continue reading