MRDP gathers Minda people’s orgs on 11 May »

MRDP gathers Minda people’s orgs on 11 May

DAVAO CITY, Philippines/17 April 2012 by Ma. Lucille A. Branzuela—The Mindanao Rural Development Program (MRDP) will be hosting this year’s biggest gathering of people’s organizations (PO) in Mindanao. Dubbed as MRDP PO Congress, the said activity which coincides with the annual farmers’ month celebration will be conducted on May 11 in Davao City and will […]

Prime Movers’ Forum set in ZamPen »

Prime Movers’ Forum set in ZamPen

PAGADIAN CITY, Philippines/29 December 2011 by YT Avellaneda–Two Information Officers’ fora were recently conducted by the Department of Agriculture-Regional Agriculture and Fisheries Information Division (DA-RAFID) in the Zamboanga Peninsula region specifically in Zamboanga del Norte and Zamboanga Sibugay provinces. Dubbed as the “Prime Movers’ Forum: Advocating and mobilizing information officers towards food sufficiency,” the activity aimed to update participants with […]

Local bizmen to avail DOST-SETUP help »

Local bizmen to avail DOST-SETUP help

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines/21 December 2011—Some 140 local entrepreneurs and representatives of some Local Government Units in Region IX attended the series of SET-UP Forum / Orientation conducted by the Department of Science and Technology Regional Office No. IX. During the forum, Jennifer Alcazar-Pidor, SET-UP Center Manager, presented a brief overview of DOST-IX and its various […]

Coops get Php1M Bio-N Mixing Plant »

Coops get Php1M Bio-N Mixing Plant

PAGADIAN CITY, Philippines/21 December 2011–Two cooperatives in Region 9 recently received 500 thousand pesos each from the National Food Authority – Corn Development Fund.  In coordination with the Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Soils and Water Management (DA-BSWM) Bio-tech and the University of the Philippines in Los Banos (UPLB), the fund was granted for the establishment […]

New Agriculture Director in ZamPen »

New Agriculture Director in ZamPen

PAGADIAN CITY, Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines/24 November 2011 by Melba B. Wee–Eduardo B. Holoyohoy assumed leadership last week as the new Regional Executive Director (RED) of the Department of Agriculture (DA)  in the Zamboanga Peninsula.  Holoyohoy received the directorship from Dr. Carlos B. Mendoza, who will soon report to the Bureau of  Animal Industry (BAI). […]

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