Farmer-Director for Farmers’ and Fisherfolks’ Month

(Words and Photos by Bryan Arcilla) In observance of the Farmers’ and Fisherfolks’ month this coming May, Regional Director Arnel V. de Mesa announces Regional Agricultural and Fishery Council (RAFC) Chairman Pedrito R. Kalaw as Farmer-Director of DA IV CALABARZON. As Farmer-Director, the RAFC chairperson assumes the roles and tasks of DA-RFO Director in the implementation – continue reading

Model farms in Polillo Group of Islands, validated

Written and Photos, Taken by Jasp Daquigan Validation of model farms in Polillo Group of Islands, Quezon was conducted from April 24 to 27 to catch up with the approaching dry cropping season. Department of Agriculture (DA) Region IV CALABARZON Regional Seed Coordinator Ma. Annie S. Bucu and Rice Program Agricultural Technician II Erickson M. Sagun – continue reading

MANCOM Meeting

MANCOM Meeting held at Lima Hotel, Malvar, Batangas on April 27. Sponsored by Lipa Agricultural Research and Experiment Station (LARES).

Pahimis Coffee Festival for the Farmers

Written & Photos, Taken by Cristy Tolentino “ Maaari ng maka-avail ng loan ang bawat magsasaka sa halagang 1 milyong piso at mga kooperatiba ng halagang 5 milyong piso without any collateral under the Agricultural Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (ACEF) ng Department of Agriculture.” This was announced by Engr. Arnel V. De Mesa, Regional Director of the – continue reading

Modern farm technologies, introduced to CALABARZON farmers

Written by Radel Llagas Photos, Taken by Bryan Arcilla, Nataniel Bermudez, and Amylyn Rey-Castro Some 200 farmers from CALABARZON Region attended the roadshow of farm technologies and equipment on April 24 – 25, 2018 at Southern Tagalog Integrated Agricultural Research Center (STIARC), Lipa City, Batangas. The two-day activity is organized by the Department of Agriculture – continue reading