Corn farmers affected by FAW, Taal’s eruption receive P1.1M worth of agri inputs

Corn farmers affected by FAW, Taal’s eruption receive P1.1M worth of agri inputs

  Under the rehabilitation program for Taal-affected cities and municipalities and the Quick Response Fund for Fall Armyworm (FAW), Department of Agriculture (DA) Region IV-CALABARZON, through the Regional Corn and Cassava Program, distributed P1,140,845 worth of agricultural inputs for corn production to a total of 140 corn farmers in Cavite, Laguna, and Batangas, held on – continue reading

DA 4A provides support to Taal-affected ornamental plant growers in Silang

DA 4A provides support to Taal-affected ornamental plant growers in Silang

  Ornamental plant growers and farmers in Silang, Cavite received P3,064,699 worth of agricultural support from Department of Agriculture (DA) Region IV-CALABARZON, through its Taal Recovery and Rehabilitation Program, on September 17, 2020. This program aims to help farmers, including ornamental plant growers, whose livelihoods were seriously damaged by earlier this year’s Taal volcano eruption. – continue reading

DA 4A turns over P2.6M worth of agricultural interventions to Magallanes farmers

DA 4A turns over P2.6M worth of agricultural interventions to Magallanes farmers

  Department of Agriculture (DA) Region IV-CALABARZON, through its High Value Crops Development Program (HVCDP) and Taal Recovery and Rehabilitation Program, turned over P2,687,250 worth of agricultural interventions, including a newly built 72-square meter packing house, to the Magallanes-Samahang Magsasaka ng Kay-Apas at Medina Association (MAG-SAMAKAME) and other farmers’ groups in Magallanes, Cavite on September – continue reading

DA CALABARZON sets plans to optimize rice production for upcoming dry season

DA CALABARZON sets plans to optimize rice production for upcoming dry season

  In response to Agriculture Secretary William D. Dar’s call for regions to increase rice production in low-yielding provinces and maintain or improve rice productivity in high-yielding areas this upcoming dry season, Department of Agriculture (DA) Region IV-CALABARZON met with the Office of the Provincial Agriculturist (OPA) from all provinces in the region to conduct – continue reading

DA's KADIWA on Wheels project rolls out in Cavite

DA’s KADIWA on Wheels project rolls out in Cavite

  Department of Agriculture (DA) Region IV-CALABARZON, in partnership with the Department of Energy and Unioil, started to roll its KAtuwang sa DIwa at GaWA (KADIWA) ni Ani at Kita Project on Wheels in Unioil Anabu-1 and Unioil Anabu-2 in Imus City, Cavite on September 5, 2020. This KADIWA partnership project will bring farmers’ fresh and quality produce – continue reading

D’Ani-Kita Radio Station via DWPB 107.3 FM in Batangas airwaves soon

D’Ani-Kita Radio Station via DWPB 107.3 FM in Batangas airwaves soon

  Department of Agriculture (DA) Region IV-CALABARZON is partnering with Batangas State University (BatSU) and Forefront Broadcasting Company (FBC) for D’Ani-Kita Radio project, an expansion of DWPB 107.3 FM community radio station in Batangas City. This three-way partnership will grant the BatSU’s DWPB radio station with a 100-watt FM transmitter and a full set of – continue reading