P43.8M worth of DA's agricultural interventions reach Taal-affected farmers in Batangas

P43.8M worth of DA’s agricultural interventions reach Taal-affected farmers in Batangas

  A total of 45 farmer-representatives from the Taal-affected municipalities of San Nicolas, Agoncillo, and Laurel in Batangas received various agricultural inputs from Department of Agriculture (DA) Region IV-CALABARZON. The activity is part of the ongoing implementation of the Taal Recovery and Rehabilitation Program, which utilizes the DA Quick Response Fund to help revive the – continue reading

PAGPUPUGAY SA ATING MGA MAGSASAKA AT MANGINGISDA!

PAGPUPUGAY SA ATING MGA MAGSASAKA AT MANGINGISDA!

  Bata pa lamang ay nahimok na si G. Joseph “Ka Joseph” Villegas sa natural na pamamaraan ng pagtatanim. Naniniwala siya na ang mga pagkaing walang kemikal ay mahalaga upang mapanatiling malusog at malakas ang ating katawan. Noong makatapos siya ng kursong Agrikultura, agad siyang nakapagtrabaho sa isang taniman sa Bulacan. Nang maglaon ay nagtaguyod – continue reading

LARES employees harvest another batch of vegetables

LARES employees harvest another batch of vegetables

  Employees of Lipa Agricultural Research and Experiment Station (LARES) harvested 20 kilograms of radish on June 9, 2020, almost a month after another batch of seedlings had been planted in the Batangas office. Since the implementation of enhanced community quarantine due to the COVID-19 pandemic, LARES staff have planted vegetable seeds. As a result, – continue reading

Department of Agriculture (DA) CALABARZON meets with the DA Central Monitoring Team for Regional Rice Resiliency Project (RRP) Implementation

Department of Agriculture (DA) CALABARZON meets with the DA Central Monitoring Team for Regional Rice Resiliency Project (RRP) Implementation

  June 10, 2020, Quezon City – Department of Agriculture (DA) CALABARZON meets with the DA Central Monitoring Team for Regional Rice Resiliency Project (RRP) Implementation. The consultation meeting dealt with the guidelines for the RRP and how to address the concerns of farmers relayed by the DA CALABARZON Rice Program. Regional Director Arnel de – continue reading

Farmers of Cavite receive P4.9M worth of financial assistance

Farmers of Cavite receive P4.9M worth of financial assistance

  The Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Credit Policy Council (DA-ACPC), in coordination with the Agricultural Program Coordinating Office (APCO) of Cavite, distributed P4.9 million in loan assistance to farmer-beneficiaries in Cavite on June 8 and 9, 2020. A total of 188 farmers from the cities of Bacoor and DasmariƱas, and the municipalities of Amadeo, General Trias, – continue reading

DA CALABARZONā€™s AWS technology to integrate with SARI

DA CALABARZONā€™s AWS technology to integrate with SARI

  Regional DirectorĀ Arnel de MesaĀ presented the status of Department of Agriculture (DA) CALABARZONā€™s 12 installed Automated Weather Stations (AWSs) with the aim of incorporating the regionā€™s local weather information to SARI technology for more accurate data collection and faster data generation, happened during DA Management Committee Meeting on June 8, 2020, through video conferencing. SARI – continue reading

Lipa farmers receive livelihood assistance from DA CALABARZON

Lipa farmers receive livelihood assistance from DA CALABARZON

  The Department of Agriculture Region IV-CALABARZON extended animal interventions and inputs among selected livestock farmers of Lipa City, Batangas on June 3, 2020. Under DAā€™s Regional Livestock Program, the Livelihood Assistance Program paved the way for the distribution of 2,000 heads of native chicken, nets, feeds, and information materials. Assistant Regional Director (ARD) for – continue reading

G. Loreto "Ka Eto" A. Basit

PAGPUPUGAY SA ATING MGA MAGSASAKA AT MANGINGISDA!

  Isa si G. Loreto “Ka Eto” A. Basit sa mga nagtaguyod ng paggagatas sa bayan ng Sariaya nang makita nila ang potensyal ng gatas ng baka na gawing pangkabuhayan. Pinamunuan din niya ang PALCON Dairy Multi-Purpose Cooperative na pinakamalaking tagapagtustos ng sariwang gatas ng baka sa pinakamalaking kooperatiba ng gatas sa Timog Katagalugan, ang – continue reading

DA CALABARZON is selected as one of the regions in the Philippines to do the pilot testing of an online platform system that will monitor the production, demand, price and to connect farmers to the consumers

IN PHOTOS: DA CALABARZON is selected as one of the regions in the Philippines to do the pilot testing of an online platform system that will monitor the production, demand, price and to connect farmers to the consumers

  IN PHOTOS: DA CALABARZON is selected as one of the regions in the Philippines to do the pilot testing of an online platform system that will monitor the production, demand, price and to connect farmers to the consumers. Regional Director de Mesa instructed the Operations Division to immediately identify established farmersā€™ organization in CALABARZON – continue reading