STIARC crafts plans for development

Written & Photos, Taken by Bryan Arcilla In partnership with Batangas State University, Southern Tagalog Integrated Agricultural Research Center (STIARC) spearheaded a 3-day station development workshop for its Research Outreach Stations (ROSs) on April 18-20,2018 at STIARC, Lipa City, Batangas. Assistant Regional Director for Research and Regulations Engr. Elmer T. Ferry said that the development workshop – continue reading

Regional Gawad Saka Search is on

Written by Luzminda Tamayo Photos by Bryan Arcilla “How could we increase the number of our Gawad Saka national winners?” This was the statement made by Regional Executive Director Arnel V. de Mesa of the Department of Agriculture-CALABARZON before he left for Palawan the other day and aerated to the regional focal person of Gawad Saka Ms. – continue reading

All is set for the roadshow of modern farm technologies

Written and Photos, Taken by Amylyn Rey-Castro A roadshow of modern farm technologies is set to be held on April 24 – 25, 2018 at Southern Tagalog Integrated Agricultural Research Center (STIARC), Lipa City, Batangas. Towards this end, technical committee for the conduct of the said roadshow composing of experts from the Philippine Center for Postharvest Development – continue reading

Pakikipanayam sa mga magsasakang benepisyaryo ng programa ng pamahalaan, isinagawa

Isinulat at Mga Larawan, Kuha ni Nataniel Bermudez Mahigit 60 katao na kinabibilangan ng mga Municipal Agriculturist (MAs), Agricultural Technician (ATs), at farmer leader mula sa mga bayan ng Mauban, Pagbilao, Real, Tiaong, General Luna, Macalelon, at Mulanay, at lungsod ng Tayabas sa lalawigan ng Quezon ang nakibahagi sa isinagawang pakikipanayam sa kanila ng Planning, – continue reading

Training for seed growers, conducted

Written by Radel Llagas Some 20 seed growers from Quezon, Batangas and Cavite attended the 3-day retooling course on inbred rice seed production spearheaded by the Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office No. IV-A (DA CALABARZON) on April 10-12, 2018 in Calamba, Laguna. One of the challenges faced by the rice industry is lack or – continue reading

2018 National Gawad Saka Awarding Ceremonies

(Words by Amylyn Rey-Castro and Photos by DA-AFID) Regional Executive Director Arnel de Mesa (right) of the Department of Agriculture (DA) Region IV CALABARZON poses with the 2018 National Gawad Saka Outstanding Agri-Entrepreneur, the couple Mr. Rodrigo (left) and Mrs. Perla Escaba (center) of Escaba Food Products, Inc. from San Pablo City, Laguna, during the recently concluded ceremonies on April – continue reading