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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Bicol seeks more PPP in government’s social protection program

February 25, 2015 by · Comments Off on Bicol seeks more PPP in government’s social protection program 

By Danny O. Calleja

LEGAZPI CITY, Feb. 24 (PNA) — True to the agency’s official logo, the regional office for Bicol of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) here said it is pursuing more public-private partnerships (PPP) in carrying out the government’s social protection program.

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(Feature)DOT offers Sorsogon's eco-tourism marvels other than Donsol's whale sharks

January 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on (Feature)DOT offers Sorsogon's eco-tourism marvels other than Donsol's whale sharks 

By Danny O. Calleja

LEGAZPI CITY, Jan. 20 (PNA) -– Sorsogon maybe an obscure province but its utterly charming beaches kissed by exotic marine life-rich waters should not be overlooked and skipped by idyllic tropical holiday seekers who want heartening places away from the arduous urban crowd.

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36 villages of Guimaras town to avail of DA's P2.7-M worth of livelihood projects

January 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on 36 villages of Guimaras town to avail of DA's P2.7-M worth of livelihood projects 

By Perla G. Lena

ILOILO CITY, Jan 20 (PNA) -– All the 36 villages of the municipality of Buenavista in Guimaras will benefit from the P2.7-M fund intended for various livelihood projects funded under the grassroots participatory budgeting process (GPBP) and implemented by the Department of Agriculture (DA).

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Rice farmers in DavNor town convert to organic rice farming

January 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on Rice farmers in DavNor town convert to organic rice farming 

By Cherry Mae D. Palicte

ASUNCION, Davao del Norte, Jan 19. (PNA) — The rice farmers here strengthened the goal of rice self-sufficiency in Davao region as most of them converted into organic rice farming.

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Info billboards to highlight gov’t projects in Davao del Norte

January 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Info billboards to highlight gov’t projects in Davao del Norte 

DAVAO DEL NORTE, Jan. 16 –- The office of the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) here disclosed it will be putting up huge tarpaulin billboards giving information about government programs and projects for the residents.

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