Regional Gawad Saka validation of entries in full gear

The Gawad Saka Regional Technical Committees (RTCs) of the Department of Agriculture (DA) CALABARZON formally started recently field validation of entries of different provinces for the 2018 – 2019 Regional Gawad Saka Search. RTC on Outstanding Corn Farmer category, spearheaded by its Chairperson and Regional Corn Program Coordinator Avelita M. Rosales, conducted their validation last – continue reading

Urging farmers and youth to go organic farming

Some 45 participants composing of Agriculture students from Southern Luzon State University (SLSU) – Tiaong Campus, farmers, and technical and administrative staff of Quezon Agricultural Research and Experiment Station (QARES) were invited to attend the consumer awareness seminar on organic agriculture on April 24, 2019 at QARES in Brgy. Lagalag, Tiaong, Quezon. This seminar which – continue reading

Farmers’ Field Day on Sorghum Technology Demonstration, held

Farmers’ Field Day on Sorghum Technology Demonstration, held Around 62 farmer-leaders from CALABARZON region attended the Farmers’ Field Day on Sorghum Technology Demonstration held on April 12, 2019 at Lipa Agricultural Research and Experiment Station (LARES) in Batangas. According to Department of Agriculture (DA) CALABARZON Regional Director Arnel V. de Mesa, the said activity is – continue reading

DA CALABARZON supports 1st BEENET Luzon Congress

About 130 members and would-be members of Beekeepers’ Network (BEENET) Philippines Foundation, Inc. Luzon Chapter gathered together on April 10, 2019 at STIARC Training Hall in Lipa City, Batangas to discuss and share knowledge and information on bees and beekeeping; perform inventory of bee location, holdings, and products; and increase and advance the membership of – continue reading