Agri Chief lauds private sector-partners’ contributions in PH agri-fishery growth despite pandemic, typhoons

PRESS RELEASE   Sec. Dar addresses both online and live participants from various regions during the 6th NVD Celebration.  Agriculture Secretary William Dar underlined the significant contributions of the Agricultural and Fishery Councils (AFCs) in the growth of the Philippine agriculture despite the catastrophic effects of pandemic and typhoons during the blended celebration of the 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…

Newly recruited volunteer-partners pledge commitment at AFC orientations

A total of 73 newly recruited Agricultural and Fisheries Council (AFC) members pledged commitment during the island-wide orientations in April and May to help the Department of Agriculture (DA) and the Philippine Council for Agriculture and Fisheries (PCAF) in agriculture and fisheries development through participation and relevant discussions which would result into crafting of sound continue reading…

ACPC orients PCAF on PLEA prior to monitoring talks

Officials of the Agricultural Credit Policy Council (ACPC) oriented selected employees of the Philippine Council for Agriculture and Fisheries (PCAF) on the Production Loan Easy Access (PLEA) program’s key features on March 7, 2018 at the Department of Agriculture (DA)-PCAF New Building in Quezon City. The orientation is part of PCAF and ACPC’s partnership where continue reading…