Bagocboc: First barangay in Opol to obtain BFT project

Posted by on Sep 26, 2011 in News |

Opol Misamis Oriental- Barangay Bagocboc is once a barangay whose economic activities is not so aggressive. The residents buy their basic needs from the neighboring barangays and from the municipal proper that one needs to spend a hundred pesos for their transportation cost. However, the Department of Agriculture has seen potential of the barangay as one of the convergence areas of four barangays. Thus, Barangay Bagocboc is the  first barangay in Opol to have received the Barangay Food...

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US Embassy presents Biotech Outreach Program

Posted by on Sep 22, 2011 in News |

Cagayan de Oro City- The US Embassy has tapped the Department of Agriculture Regional Field Unit 10 to promote their Biotech Outreach Program for year 2011 here in the Philippines. The program carries the theme : “ Biotechnology: A Potent Tool for Climate Change Adaptation and Food Security”, it was held at Mallberry Suite Limketkai Center, Cagayan de Oro City on September 8, 2011. A Mindanao-wide affair with participants coming from the Department of Agriculture, the academe, other...

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Poster Making Contest highlights World Food Day

Posted by on Sep 19, 2011 in News |

Cagayan de Oro City – TO appositely mark the annual celebration of the World Food Day which happens every October 16, the United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and cooperating agencies, Department of Agriculture (DA) and Department of Education (DepEd) convene for the conduct of a nationwide on-the-spot poster making contest, which revolves on this year’s theme: “Food Prices from Crisis to Stability.” The contest is a yearly affair amongst elementary pupils to...

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DA-10 stages Info Car in Camiguin

Posted by on Sep 13, 2011 in News |

KEEN to bring vital information and updates necessary for the success of farmers and fisherfolks in their respective farming endeavours, the Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office 10 (DA-10) through the Regional Agriculture and Fisheries Information Division (RAFID), together with the department’s attached bureaus and agencies have recently staged an Information Caravan on Food Staples Sufficiency Program at the Provincial Convention Center of Mambajao in the island-province of...

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DA-10 seeks to further promote Animal Welfare Act of 1998

Posted by on Sep 6, 2011 in News |

Cagayan de Oro City – REPUBLIC Act No. 8485 or more widely known as “The Animal Welfare Act of 1998” states that the purpose of this Act is to protect and promote the welfare of all animals in the Philippines by supervising and regulating the establishment and operations of all facilities utilized for breeding, maintaining, keeping, treating or training of all animals either as objects of trade or as household pets. Being part in the effective and efficient implementation of the said...

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