Working on the Ground

Department of Agriculture – Regional Field Office 10 (DA-10) OIC-Regional Executive Director Carlene C. Collado, in a meeting with the Miarayon Highland Farmers Association of Miarayon, Talakag, Bukidnon to work out possible vegetable supply for DA-10’s ‘Kadiwa ni Ani at Kita on Wheels’ to address food security due to the imposed quarantine measures in light continue reading : Working on the Ground

DA, URC to scale up potato farming industry in Bukidnon

Talakag, Bukidnon, April 1 – The strengthened partnership of Universal Robina Corporation (URC) and the Department of Agriculture (DA) will accelerate the growth of some potato farming communities in Bukidnon. The Miarayon Highland Farmers Association (MHFA) of Talakag, Bukidnon and the Imbayao Community-based Participatory Research (CPAR) of Malaybalay City, Bukidnon received the 27-ton granola variety continue reading : DA, URC to scale up potato farming industry in Bukidnon

Aggie dept urges LGUs to buy local farmers’ produce; issues 3,053 foodlane passes in NorMin

Cagayan de Oro, March 30 – As the distribution of relief packs is among the initiatives that local governments has been adopting to curb the spread of COVID-19, the agriculture department (DA) urges its officials to consider buying local farmers’ produce. “Aside from the usual distribution of canned goods and other processed food, we suggest continue reading : Aggie dept urges LGUs to buy local farmers’ produce; issues 3,053 foodlane passes in NorMin

DA-10 adds Foodlane processing centers in NorMin

To ensure unhampered delivery of agri-fishery products amid the threat of COVID-19, the Department of Agriculture – Regional Field Office 10 (DA-RFO 10) through its Provincial Operations Centers (POC), Research Stations and Regulatory Division have started catering applications on March 24, 2020 for the issuance of FoodLane accreditation certification and vehicle passes. Through this initiative, continue reading : DA-10 adds Foodlane processing centers in NorMin

DA’s ALPAS COVID-19 eyes increased food prod’n; distributes vegetable seeds

  Cagayan de Oro City, March 28 – The agriculture department (DA) encourages the Filipinos in the government’s bid of ensuring every household adequate, accessible and affordable food through the Ahon Lahat, Pagkaing Sapat Kontra sa COVID-19 (ALPAS COVID-19). Complementing the department’s existing regular programs, DA under the helm of Secretary William D. Dar has continue reading : DA’s ALPAS COVID-19 eyes increased food prod’n; distributes vegetable seeds

DA-10’s Integrated Lab formulates 70% ethyl alcohol for frontline personnel

To mitigate the spread of the highly contagious Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), the Department of Agriculture – Regional Field Office 10 through its Integrated Laboratory Division has produced 70 percent ethyl alcohol with moisturizer for its frontline personnel. Recognizing the limited supply and high cost of disinfectants in light of the COVID-19 crisis in continue reading : DA-10’s Integrated Lab formulates 70% ethyl alcohol for frontline personnel