DA Allots PhP216M for Caraga Farm Roads

The Department of Agriculture (DA) has turned over PhP216 million worth of agricultural support to the Caraga region that includes funding for the construction of farm-to-market roads. Related Articles:DA Earmarks PhP6.2B for Farm Roads this YearPH Receives $4.97M WB Grant for Climate Change Adaptation2010 Coco Exports Up 78%Rice Sector Must Adapt to Global CompetitionPhilMech Tests […]
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Rice Sector Must Adapt to Global Competition

The Philippine rice industry will soon bear the brunt of global competition as quantitative restrictions may no longer be extended beyond 2017, the Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) said. Related Articles:PhilMech Tests Grains Drying SystemPhilippine Economy Grew 6% in 3QDA Allots PhP216M for Caraga Farm RoadsBanks to Deploy More ATMs in SuluCorruption-free PH to Attract […]
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PhilMech Tests Grains Drying System

The Agriculture department wants farmers to adopt more efficient drying technology as part of efforts to increase mechanization in the palay sector. Related Articles:Rice Sector Must Adapt to Global CompetitionDA Allots PhP216M for Caraga Farm RoadsDA Earmarks PhP6.2B for Farm Roads this YearPhilippine Fishery Exports to EU Seen RisingPH Receives $4.97M WB Grant for Climate […]
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DA Earmarks PhP6.2B for Farm Roads this Year

The Department of Agriculture (DA) is set to spend PhP6.25 billion for the construction of farm-to-market roads (FMRs) all over the country for 2015. Related Articles:DA Allots PhP216M for Caraga Farm RoadsPH Receives $4.97M WB Grant for Climate Change Adaptation2010 Coco Exports Up 78%Rice Sector Must Adapt to Global CompetitionPhilMech Tests Grains Drying System
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Philippine Fishery Exports to EU Seen Rising

The Department of Agriculture expects more fishery exports to the European Union (EU), now that it has removed the Philippines from the list of countries challenged with the implementation of measures to address illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing. Related Articles:DA Allots PhP216M for Caraga Farm RoadsRice Sector Must Adapt to Global CompetitionPhilMech Tests Grains […]
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PH Receives $4.97M WB Grant for Climate Change Adaptation

A pilot project designed to enable targeted rural communities in the Philippines to cope with the impact of climate variability and change will soon be underway with the signing of a $4.974 million grant agreement between the Philippine Government and the World Bank on December 21, 2010.
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2010 Coco Exports Up 78%

Exports of coconut oil and other coconut by-products reached an unprecedented level of $1.57 billion, an increase of 78% from last year’s value of $884 million. Volume of coco exports increased by 55.5%, totalling 2,355,521 MT compared with 2009 figure of 1,514,942 MT. Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) Administrator Oscar G. Garin said this is the […]
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