DA-PhilFIDA bares plans for abaca industry to DA-10 thru OIC-RTD for Research and Regulations, Cora A. Dumayaca.


CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY – DA-Philippine Fiber Industry Development Authority (PhilFIDA) led by its Deputy Executive Director Annray V. Rivera paid a courtesy visit to the Department of Agriculture – Northern Mindanao (DA-10) helmed by OIC-Regional Executive Director Carlene C. Collado, on March 2, 2023 at the agency compound.

Before OIC-Regional Technical Director Cora A. Dumayaca and Consultant Joel S. Rudinas of DA-10, Dir. Rivera tackled plant fibers, with a focus on improving local abaca production by strengthening borders as well as its research and development efforts on the uses and utilization of abaca.

PhilFIDA is an attached corporation of DA that promotes the growth and development of the fiber industry in all its aspects including research, production, processing, marketing, and trade regulation.# (MPMTablon)