Agri chief’s latest 'Biyaheng Bukid' lands in Kiamba, Sarangani

Fri Feb 16, 2018  •  0
by: Carl Ulysses Aguillon
KIAMBA, Sarangani- Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel ‘Manny’ Piñol never stops.   In his latest edition of Biyaheng Bukid, the agriculture chief of the Department of Agriculture (DA)..

Maguindanao opens Halal hatchery, dressing plant

Sat Feb 10, 2018  •  0
by: Manny Piñol
BULUAN,  Maguindanao - A modern Halal hatchery and poultry dressing plant was inaugurated in simple ceremonies yesterday in Buluan, Maguindanao, marking another positive development in a..

No rice shortage! Q1 rice buffer stocks supply at 5.8-M metric tons good for 96 days

Tue Feb 6, 2018  •  0
by: Manny Piñol
The scare tactics will not stand a chance against statistics.Contrary to reports that there is a looming rice shortage because the Natonal Food Authority (NFA) has not brought in imported rice, there..

DA-12 grants new farming system to Cotabato City

Mon Feb 5, 2018  •  0
by: April Piquero/NDU BAComm 3
COTABATO CITY – Farmers in Cotabato City are expected to increase productivity with the coming of urban farming technology from the Department of Agriculture.   The “hydrophonics” and..

More than 4,000 fisherfolk benefit from ARMM-HDAP projects

Wed Jan 24, 2018  •  0
COTABATO CITY  – More than 4,000 fisher folks in the province of Maguindanao are expected to benefit from several fisheries-based livelihood projects of the Autonomous Region in Muslim..

Manobo villagers benefit from P4.96-M Kalahi-CIDSS projects in Kalamansig

Wed Jan 24, 2018  •  0
by: Hilbert T. Estacion, regional social marketing officer, DSWD 12
KALAMANSIG, Sultan Kudarat -- For decades, Manobo farmers in far-flung mountainous village of Datu Wasay here were left with no choice but to lay their harvested grains in tattered sacks and tarps to..

Agri chief disperses aid to NorCot "Vinta" farmer-victims

Tue Jan 23, 2018  •  0
by: DA RFO 12 - RAFIS
KABACAN, North Cotabato -- "Quick response."This is the mantra of the Department of Agriculture as the agency delivered assistance on January 19, 2017 at the University of Southern Mindanao to..

Parang mayor prosecutes four for dynamite fishing at Moro Gulf

Mon Jan 22, 2018  •  0
by: John Unson
MAGUINDANAO --- A mayor is prosecuting four Iranun fishermen caught using dynamites in a protected fishing site at the Moro Gulf. Mayor Ibrahim Ibay said Monday the four men, relatives Rashid,..

HDAP-ARMM turns over drying facilities to farmers in Maguindanao

Fri Jan 12, 2018  •  0
Datu Piang, Maguindanao  – The Humanitarian and Development Assistance Program of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (HDAP-ARMM) turned over two units of multi-purpose solar drying..

BFAR-ARMM imposes 3-month sardine fishing ban in Sulu and Basilan

Wed Jan 10, 2018  •  0
COTABATO CITY – For the seventh consecutive year, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BFAR-ARMM) is imposing a three-month closed season for..