Rubber Stakeholders’ Summit opens door for gov’t support, linkages, new ideas

Rubber stakeholders appealed to intensify government support in providing better loan and grant programs that will help bring quality rubber planting materials and processing equipment at the National Rubber Stakeholders’ Summit in Kidapawan City, North Cotabato on September 16 to 19, 2019. With the theme “Harnessing Public-Private Partnership Towards Sustainable Rubber Industry”, the Summit brought continue reading…

REPOST : On vigorously enforcing “1-7-10 Protocol” to manage, contain and control suspected swine disease; result of confirmatory test

  9 September 2019 DA- Crisis Management Team (CMT) on Swine- Bulletin No. 5 On vigorously enforcing “1-7-10 Protocol” to manage, contain and control suspected swine disease; result of confirmatory test Upon receipt of incident reports of a suspected swine disease that occurred in small backyard farms in Rizal province, the Department of Agriculture (DA) continue reading…

Acting Sec. Dar bares plan based on “New Thinking”, aims to strengthen NSSCCs and AFCs

Few days after his appointment as Acting Agriculture Secretary, Dr. William D. Dar met the representatives of the National Sectoral and Strategic Concerns Committees (NSSCCs) and the newly-elected chairpersons of the Regional Agricultural and Fishery Councils (RAFCs) on August 13, 2019 in Quezon City. The Acting Secretary revealed to the volunteer-partners of the Philippine Council continue reading…

AFCs hold election of officers for 2019-2022

Agricultural and Fishery Councils (AFCs) nationwide conducted elections during the whole month of July 2019 for the installation of a new set of officers who shall serve as the farmers and fisherfolk’s representation in various agricultural-based activities in their localities. Supervised by the respective AFC and Department of Agriculture- Regional Field Offices (DA-RFOs) in their continue reading…