Cacao farmers, gearing for GAP

(Written and photos taken by Radel Llagas) 90 cacao farmers from 10 municipalities in Quezon province attended the Training on Code of Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) on cacao production spearheaded by the Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office No. IV-CALABARZON High Value Crops Development Program on June 5-6, 2018 at St. Jude Coop Hotel, Tayabas City, – continue reading

Magdalena, Outstanding Municipality in 2017 RAA

(Written and photos taken by Radel Llagas) The Municipality of Magdalena in the Province of Laguna is proclaimed one of the Outstanding Municipalities in the 2017 Rice Achievers Awards (RAA) on May 31, 2018 at the Philippine International Convention Center, Pasay City. According to Enrique Layola, Focal Person for Department of Agriculture (DA) Regional Field – continue reading

Cacao Processing Center sa Alabat, naitayo na

Isinulat at Mga Larawan, Kuha ni Nataniel Bermudez Naitayo na ang cacao processing center sa Brgy. Camagong, Alabat, Quezon na nagkakahalaga ng P2-milyon, sa pangunguna ng High Value Crops Development Program (HVCDP) ng Kagawaran ng Pagsasaka Rehiyon IV CALABARZON at sa pakikipagtulungan sa Pamahalaang Pambayan ng Alabat. Sinabi ni Engr. Redelliza A. Gruezo, Regional HVCDP – continue reading

DA CALABARZON supports the Bright Leaf Awards caravan in Laguna

Written by Amylyn Rey-Castro Photos, Taken by Bryan Arcilla and Jasp Daquigan Aimed at promoting the so called agricultural development in the CALABARZON Region, the Department of Agriculture (DA) Region IV CALABARZON, through its Regional Agriculture and Fisheries Information Office (RAFIO), supported the 12th Bright Leaf Agriculture Journalism Awards caravan in the province of Laguna launched on May 24, – continue reading