About a month into his assignment in Region 10, OIC-RED delos Reyes convenes with CMU president, Dr. Derije and discusses on how the department and institution can aid towards achieving agricultural development.


CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY – Department of Agriculture – Northern Mindanao (DA-10) OIC-Regional Executive Director Milo D. delos Reyes was recently visited by agricultural development partner-institution, Central Mindanao University headed by Dr. Jesus Antonio G. Derije at the agency compound.

About a month into his assignment in Region 10, Dir. delos Reyes met with said top official of CMU, presented the various programs, projects and interventions under the department, and further assured the agency under his helm to strengthen its partnership with the institution, with both offices aimed at boosting the agricultural sector.

In 2001, CMU has been dubbed as the ‘center of excellence’ in agriculture education, while also supporting DA thru its joint undertakings in the implementation of various projects such as the establishment of swine multiplier farms, rice processing system and community radio program, conduct of rice and corn derbies, Kadiwa ni Ani at Kita program, solar-powered fertigation system, among others. # (MPMTablon)