PCAF gains financial management recognition

The Philippine Council for Agriculture and Fisheries (PCAF) recently gained recognition towards improving and harmonizing its financial management processes through proper utilization, disbursement and obligation rates. Early this year, PCAF landed fifth out of 40 Department of Agriculture’s (DA) bureaus, attached agencies and regional offices for “consistently maximizing the use of available cash balances every continue reading…

iCARE strategic shift kicks off in Northern Mindanao

In line with the New Thinking for Agriculture promoted by the current DA management under Secretary William Dar, Ph.D. that stresses on creating a food-secured Philippines with prosperous farmers and fisherfolk, the Philippine Council for Agriculture and Fisheries (PCAF) has formally rolled out the Innovative Consultation for Agriculture and Fishery Policy Reforms and Engagement (iCARE) continue reading…

PCAF iCARE: a vehicle towards creative development

To align the agency’s core competency with the directives of Secretary William Dar, OIC Executive Director of the Philippine Council for Agriculture and Fisheries (PCAF) Dr. Liza Battad initiated the creation of the agency’s strategic shift for the fiscal year (FY) 2020. Entitled “Innovative Consultation for Agriculture and Fishery (A&F) Policy Reforms and Engagement (iCARE), continue reading…

Sec. Dar commends agri-fishery partner-volunteers, vows to strengthen private sector participation

Secretary Dar leads the awarding of the plaque and cheque to the Outstanding AFC Chairpersons, Secretariat-Coordinators, and ASB Women Leader winners. With him are PCAF OIC Executive Director Liza Battad and Usec. for Operations Ariel Cayanan.   TANZA, Cavite – Private-sector volunteers from agriculture and fishery industries received government recognition for their immeasurable contributions to continue reading…

DA taps PCAF for the Agribusiness Summit 2019

The Department of Agriculture (DA) taps the services of the Philippine Council for Agriculture and Fisheries (PCAF) in the conduct of Sulong Pilipinas Agribusiness Summit held on December 17, 2019 at the SM Convention Center in Davao City. The summit, a collaboration with the DA, the Department of Finance (DOF) and the Department of Trade continue reading…

Philippine Agri Attaches report Export and Trade Developments for FY 2019 before PCAF-CIT

As observed annually, Philippine Agricultural Attaches made their return to the country as they provided updates and relevant information regarding Philippine agriculture exports and trade during FY 2019 before concerned stakeholders during the PCAF-Committee on International Trade’s 4th Quarter meeting for the year on December 17, 2019. Participated in by agricultural diplomats assigned in the continue reading…