Better infrastructure opens more opportunities for Davao del Sur farmers

October 7, 2015 by · Comments Off on Better infrastructure opens more opportunities for Davao del Sur farmers 

By Cherry Mae D. Palicte

DAVAO CITY, Oct. 5 (PNA) — Farmers and residents of Lapulabao Hagonoy, Davao del Sur, Florentino Algones used to have difficulty in transporting his farm goods to the market or just to the neighboring villages. This resulted in production losses especially during the rainy season.

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Gov’t earmarks Php312-M BUB fund for agri dev’t in Bicol this year

April 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Gov’t earmarks Php312-M BUB fund for agri dev’t in Bicol this year 

By Danny O. Calleja

PILI, Camarines Sur, April 17 (PNA) – Apart from its regular budget, the Department of Agriculture (DA) regional office in Bicol is using a total amount of over Php312 million provided by the national government under its Grassroots Participatory Budget Process (GPBP) for agricutlural development in the region.

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Mayor says PhP36.7-M FMRs in Sultan Kudarat to spur agri growth

February 6, 2015 by · Comments Off on Mayor says PhP36.7-M FMRs in Sultan Kudarat to spur agri growth 

ISULAN, Sultan Kudarat, Feb. 5 –- Mayor Diosdado Pallasigue said the farm to market road (FMR) projects here funded by Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) and implemented by the Department of Agriculture (DA-12) will spur massive agricultural growth.

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