- Panay News PhilippinesNov 28 01:27 PM
BACOLOD City – Advocates of organic agriculture were recognized in the 12th National Organic Agriculture Congress in Negros Occidental. Agriculture secretary Proceso Alcala and Gov. Alfredo Marañon Jr. led the awarding rites on Thursday at the SMX Convention Center in SM City Bacolod. The province of Aurora was named the 2015 National Organic Agriculture Achiever ...
- Manila BulletinNov 27 12:27 AM
A Manila Bulletin (MB) correspondent received an award during the ninth Bright Leaf Agriculture Journalism Awards Night held at the Sofitel Manila in Pasay City on Thursday night.
- Panay News PhilippinesNov 28 01:17 PM
BACOLOD City – The Department of Agriculture and the Sugar Regulatory Administration (SRA) are planning to expand the production of organic sugar in Negros Occidental. Having sugarcane as major crop, Negros Occidental has a big potential for organic sugar that can compete in the international market, said Agriculture secretary Proceso Alcala. Alcala was in the ...
- Panay News PhilippinesNov 28 01:30 PM
ILOILO – The municipality of Tubungan was recognized by the Department of Agriculture (DA) as the 2015 National Outstanding Organic Agriculture Municipality during the 12th National Organic Agriculture Congress held in Bacolod City from Nov. 25 to 27. It bagged a P1-million prize and trophy. Mayor Vicente Gargaritano Jr. thanked the DA for enabling their ...
- Business MirrorNov 29 08:29 AM
DAVAO CITY—The office of the Department of Agriculture (DA) in the Davao region has appealed anew to students to take up agriculture courses, which have been seeing a decline in enrollment as more young Filipinos go for nursing and information-technology courses. DA Regional Director Remelyn R. Recoter made her
- Cebu Daily NewsNov 20 10:56 AM
CEBU City Hall’s Department of Social Welfare and Services (DSWS) and the City Agriculture Department (CAD) are asking for bigger budgets for its programs and activities next year. City councilors, however, questioned how the DSWS would implement its programs if it lacks personnel. DSWS chief Dr. Ester Concha said they only have 23 social workers […] The post Cebu city’s welfare, agri offices ...
- Panay News PhilippinesNov 25 01:41 PM
By FRAIRE ACUPAN BACOLOD City – Negros Occidental and Negros Oriental provinces remain as top advocates of organic farming in the Philippines. Agriculture Undersecretary for Special Concerns and National Organic Agriculture Board Alternate Chair Bernadette Romulo–Puyat said she was “pleasantly surprised” to learn that the two provinces exceeded their goal to devote 10,000 hectares of ...
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- KERO 23 BakersfieldNov 30 06:41 PM
The Kern County Department of Agriculture continues to work to rid the city of Bakersfield of the Asian Citrus Psyllid. The Asian Citirus Psyllid is an insect that carries and can spread HLB, a terminally fatal disease to any citrus trees, and has proven to be detrimental to areas in Florida and Texas. Bakersfield continues to be in a quarantine zone, to help prevent the Psyllid from spreading.
- Panay News PhilippinesNov 29 02:42 PM
BACOLOD City – Former governors of Negros Occidental and Negros Oriental were honored at the Governor’s Night of the 10th Negros Island Organic Farmers Festival at the Provincial Capitol Lagoon and Park here. A painting of the countryside had been unveiled as token of appreciation for the “Founders of the Organic Agriculture Movement in Negros ...
- Business MirrorNov 30 08:36 AM
DAVAO CITY—Farm tools and portable farm equipment were given to farmer cooperatives, mostly in recognized Moro National Liberation Front communities in Maguindanao last week. The equipment consisted of postharvest equipment, such as farm tractor with implements, harvester with implements, hand tractors with trailers and knapsack sprayers. “These are estimated to
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