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    Farmers urged to save seeds for production

    “Every time I eat in hotels and restaurants whenever there are fruits served I would ask them to get the seeds so I can bring it to the station for production”, said Felicitas M.Neturada chief of the Department of Agriculture (DA) Research Outreach Station (ROS) Iloilo during the farmers field day held in ROS Sta.Barbara,Iloilo,September 25,2019. Neturada urged the farmers to plant and produce more seeds. Agriculture

    300 farmers graduate from DA’s school-on-air program on corn technologies

    A total of 300 farmers from Iloilo province graduated from the School-on-the Air (SOA) Program focused on corn production at Western Visayas Integrated Agricultural Research Center (WESVIARC) in Jaro, Iloilo City on Sept. 24. Agriculture

    Agri chief turns over various DA projects, interventions to Ilonggo farmers

    Agriculture Secretary Dr. William “Manong Willie” Dar led the turn-over of farm machineries and DA interventions among Ilonggo farmers during the Farmer’s Forum held at Western Visayas Integrated Agricultural Research Center (WESVIARC), Jaro, Iloilo City on Sept. 24. Agriculture

    Rays of hope after Yolanda’s Wrath

    November 8, 2013 was supposed to mark a significant milestone for the Department of Agriculture-Research Outreach Station (ROS) in Sigma, Capiz. A feeling of excitement filled the office as they prepare for the launching of the Biocontrol Laboratory Building, a facility that will greatly help the local farmers. Agriculture

    Rice processing centers cater to at least 18k farmers in Western Visayas

    The Rice Process Centers (RPCs), funded by the Department of Agriculture (DA) in 2012-2013, are benefitting more than 18,000 rice farmers across Western Visayas, said Engr. Israel Barros, RPC focal person. Agriculture

    Pres. Roxas farmers, fishers get updates on agri, credit services

    Farmers, fisherfolk, and animal raisers of Pres. Roxas, Capiz obtained information on how to avail themselves of the various interventions from the government to further their farm productivity and income during a caravan organized by the Department of Agriculture (DA) Western Visayas, Aug. 20. Agriculture

    DA reaches out to farmers, fishers of Estancia, Iloilo through Agri Info Caravan

    Some 150 farmers, fishers and other agricultural stakeholders of Estancia town in Iloilo province participated during the Agricultural Information Caravan and Technology Forum held on Aug. 14-15, 2019. Agriculture

    DA, DAR direct collaboration kick-offs in Sagay

    Two national government agencies marked their first direct partnership during President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s recent visit in Sagay, Negros Occidental to distribute 3,434 Certificate of Land Ownership Award (CLOAs) to 2,495 agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs). Agriculture

    DA, KOICA execs to strengthen ties for agri development

    Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Emmanuel F. Piñol and Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) President Lee Mi-Kyung had recently discussed some plans to further collaborations for rural and agricultural development. Agriculture

    DA, KOICA build marketing improvement structures to boost Panay local food

    The Department of Agriculture (DA) and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) have answered the needs of the upland farmers in the marketing of their products with the construction of one regional local food terminal (LFT) and 10 Bayanihan Tipon Centers (BTCs) in Panay. Agriculture