SPJA turns over, inspects agri-projects in R10

Posted by on Feb 17, 2012 in News |

To bring to the countryside the government’s interventions towards food sufficiency and stability, Agriculture Secretary Proceso J. Alcala visited Northern Mindanao on February 1-3, 2012 to turn-over and inspect various agriculture and fishery projects and to conduct a series of farmers and fisherfolks’ forum in the provinces of Camiguin, Misamis Oriental, Bukidnon and in the cities of Iligan and Cagayan de Oro. Camiguin In the island-province of Camiguin, Sec. Alcala poured out...

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DA to honor R10’s outstanding rice municipalities, AEWs

Posted by on Feb 9, 2012 in News |

WITH their laudable undertakings in improving rice productivity and income of rice farmers and in contributing to the agency’s stanch goal in attaining rice self-sufficiency within the region by 2016, the Department of Agriculture (DA) will confer two outstanding rice municipalities and six agricultural extension workers (AEWs) from Northern Mindanao. The awarding ceremony dubbed as the Agri-Pinoy Rice Achievers’ Awards or ‘Parangal sa mga Bosing ng Palayan’, which will be held on...

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Aggie Chief to meet farmers, local executives in R10; turn-over agri-projects

Posted by on Feb 2, 2012 in News |

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, February 1 – TO further ensure the advancement of the agricultural sector within Northern Mindanao, Department of Agriculture Secretary Proceso J. Alcala starts his three-day visit today here in the region to personally turn-over and oversee agri-projects in the provinces of Camiguin, Misamis Oriental and Bukidnon, and in the cities of Cagayan de Oro and Iligan. With the intent of imparting to the grassroots level the agency’s pipelined programs, projects and...

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MisOcc farmers learn Postharvest Handling, Marketing of Corn thru DA’s SOA program

Posted by on Feb 1, 2012 in News |

Oroquieta City – “Padayon sa paglambo mga mag-uumang Pilipino, nga maoy mobusog sa nasud nga Pilipinhon!”    Such was the reverberating message of Mildred A. Medina, the valedictorian of the Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office 10’s (DA-10) School-on-the-Air (SOA) program during the graduation ceremony held on January 26, 2012 at Brgy. Lower Lamac of this city.   Medina is one among the SOA graduates on Postharvest Handling and Marketing of Corn, who were confirmed and...

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