R-10 agri-extensionists honored as Nat’l. Quality Corn Achievers

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R-10 agri-extensionists honored as Nat’l. Quality Corn Achievers

  Three outstanding agricultural extension workers from Northern Mindanao were among the honored by the Department of Agriculture thru its 5th National Quality Corn Achievers’ Awards held during the 13th Philippine National Corn Congress on November 22, 2017 at the Philippine International Convention Center, Pasay City, Manila. Kristina P. Soria, Bernido P. Miasco and Neptali C. Ambos, all from the municipality of Lantapan, Bukidnon, were recognized for their laudable contributions in...

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DA-10 names PLGU-MisOr, Agay-ayan MPC as best booths during 4th Reg’l Organic Trade Fair

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DA-10 names PLGU-MisOr, Agay-ayan MPC as best booths during 4th Reg’l Organic Trade Fair

Cagayan de Oro City – The Department of Agriculture – Regional Field Office 10 (DA-RFO 10) awards the Provincial Local Government Unit of Misamis Oriental and Agay-ayan Multi-Purpose Cooperative (MPC) as the best booths for the local government unit (LGU) and non-LGU category, respectively, during the 4th Regional Organic Trade Fair on November 17-19, 2017 held in the city. LGU-Cagayan de Oro and PLGU-Bukidnon also bagged the second and third place, respectively, for the LGU category...

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RAFC – NorthMin holds 3rd Region-wide AFC Congress in CDO

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RAFC – NorthMin holds 3rd Region-wide AFC Congress in CDO

  With the aim to further develop and improve the agri-fishery sector in Northern Mindanao through the effective delivery of the Department of Agriculture’s services to its clientele, the Regional Agricultural and Fishery Council 10 (RAFC 10) conducted its 3rd Region-wide Congress on November 17, 2017 at Cagayan de Oro City. It was attended by a total of 87 members which include the RAFC, PAFC, MAFC/CAFC and HUCAFC from all over the region of Northern Mindanao. As an integral development...

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Farmer-groups train on installation of Internal Control System on GAP

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Farmer-groups train on installation of Internal Control System on GAP

  Cagayan de Oro City – Fortifying its assistance of having their farms be Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) certified, a Training on the Installation of Internal Control System (ICS) on GAP was participated in by members from different farmer-cooperatives and -associations throughout Region 10 held on November 15-17, 2017, here in the city. GAP is a code that primarily aims at ensuring food safety and assuring produce quality while also having regard for environmental protection and...

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DA to honor R-10 agri-extensionists as Nat’l. Quality Corn Achievers

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DA to honor R-10 agri-extensionists as Nat’l. Quality Corn Achievers

Cagayan de Oro City – For their laudable contributions in increasing farmers’ adoption on good agricultural practices to produce good quantity and quality of corn, the Department of Agriculture (DA) is set to honor three outstanding agricultural extensionists from Northern Mindanao. Now on its 5th year, DA annually conducts its search for the National Quality Corn Achievers (NQCA) to recognize the efforts made by the local government units (LGUs) to strengthen food security in the country,...

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Organic products showcased in CDO trade fair

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Organic products showcased in CDO trade fair

Cagayan de Oro City – To broaden the market reach of organic products grown and produced in Northern Mindanao, a Regional Organic Trade Fair (ROTF) is staged on November 17-19, 2017 at the SM City Mall, Pueblo de Oro, Upper Carmen, here in the city. A total of 28 exhibitors will be participating, coming from the city, municipal and provincial local government units (LGUs) and the private sector, will showcase their certified organic and naturally-grown products and other value-adding and...

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Road show highlights food safety

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Road show highlights food safety

Cagayan de Oro City – Carrying the theme: “Pagkaing Ligtas at Sapat, Tungkulin at Karapatan ng Lahat”, a Food Safety Road Show was staged on November 9, 2017, here in the city, which highlighted how one’s behavior and activities contribute to the safety of food and how one can avoid potential health hazards. Leading the information drive which focused on the Food Safety Act of 2013 is the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Regulations (OASR) of the Department of Agriculture (DA)...

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DA intensifies responsible pet ownership campaign

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DA intensifies responsible pet ownership campaign

  Cagayan de Oro City – The Department of Agriculture – Regional Field Office 10 (DA-RFO 10) intensifies responsible pet ownership campaign in Cagayan de Oro City. Through its Regulatory Division, in coordination with the City Veterinary Office, it conducted rabies vaccination in Barangay Macabalan, on November 7, 2017. Pets such as dogs and cats were brought in the Barangay Hall for rabies vaccination.  Likewise, pet owners were lectured on animal welfare and its responsibility...

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Aggie dept recognizes AFC’s role in agri-fishery dev’t

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Aggie dept recognizes AFC’s role in agri-fishery dev’t

  Malaybalay City, Bukidnon – Recognized for their role in providing strong partnerships and linkages to enhance agri-fishery development in the countryside, the Department of Agriculture – Regional Field Office 10 (DA-10) joins the city in the conduct of its 16th Malaybalay City Agricultural and Fishery Council (AFC) Congress, on November 7, 2017 at the Kaamulan Folks Art Center. With the theme: Building More Agri-preneurial Opportunities and Economic Sustainability, the activity...

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LPI-EWS Project Team intensifies info on Livestock, Poultry thru its Situationer Reports

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LPI-EWS Project Team intensifies info on Livestock, Poultry thru its Situationer Reports

Members comprising the Livestock and Poultry Information – Early Warning System (LPI-EWS) Project Team convened on November 3, 2017, in Cagayan de Oro City, for the conduct of a Write Shop for the Broiler, Swine, Duck and Cattle Situationer Reports. The activity was undertaken to provide an enhanced database not only on broiler and swine, but also the Project’s latest addition of commodities such as cattle and duck throughout Region 10. On top of the Livestock Program’s support in terms...

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