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Caraga farmers to pursue onion production

BUTUAN CITY, May 17 -- Farmers from San Francisco, Agusan del Sur are optimistic that onion production in their town will be a profitable venture. The farmers recently underwent training on "Good Agr.....»»

Category: newsSource: philippinetimes philippinetimesMay 17th, 2018

Caraga farmers to pursue onion production

BUTUAN CITY, May 17 -- Farmers from San Francisco, Agusan del Sur are optimistic that onion production in their town will be a profitable venture. The farmers recently underwent training on "Good Agr.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

DA offers agricultural support for the onion production expansion in Iloilo

By: Mar Vincent Aranjuez MIAGAO, ILOILO – Department of Agriculture (DA) assured the farmers of Miagao that they will be provided with free seeds, solar-powered irrigation systems, and cold storage facilities to promote the expansion of onion production in Iloilo. These are all under the High Value Crops Development Program (HVCDP), one of the banner programs […] The post DA offers agricultural support for the onion production expansion in Iloilo appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsDec 13th, 2018

DA equips farmers to boost Caraga s mango industry

BUTUAN CITY, Aug. 10 -- To further capacitate the mango farmers of Caraga region on pest and disease management and in effect boost their production volume and quality, the Department of Agriculture (.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 10th, 2018

Miagaoonion Farmers Eye 520MT of Harvest

Farmers in Miagao, Iloilo look forward to a bountiful harvest of bulb onion. “The Office of the Municipal Agriculturist projected a harvest of 520 metric tons for all the PLEA (Production Loan Easy Access) program beneficiaries with an area of 80.0 hectares and average yield of 6.5 metric tons per hectare,” said April Joy Depamaylo, […] The post Miagaoonion Farmers Eye 520MT of Harvest appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMar 28th, 2018

Financing pushes onion, garlic growers to plant more

THE LACK of financing discouraged majority of onion and garlic farmers in Miagao, Iloilo from increasing their production. This is the situation until the Department of Agriculture (DA) provided them with a P20-million loan under the Production Loan Easy Access (PLEA) program. “With the easy access financing made available for Miagao farmers, we are expanding […] The post Financing pushes onion, garlic growers to plant more appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJan 30th, 2018

Ilocos Norte Farmers Eye Vietnamese Technology to Improve Onion Production

Ilocos Norte Farmers Eye Vietnamese Technology to Improve Onion Production.....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsSep 1st, 2016

Coconut farmers seek support for ‘geonet’ production

BUTUAN CITY: Agusan del Norte’s coconut farmers has sought assistance from the Department of Agriculture’s Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) for increasing geonet production in the Caraga region. The Libas Farmers Multi-Purpose Coo.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 28th, 2016

500 Tarlac farmers benefit from School-on-the-Air on goat production

TARLAC CITY, Dec.11 (PIA) -- About 500 farmers in Tarlac currently benefit from the "SaGOAT Kita! Swak na Pamamaraan sa Paghahayupan!" a School-on-the-Air on Goat Production Technology of Agricultu.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsDec 11th, 2018

500 Tarlac farmers benefit from School-on-the-Air on goat production

TARLAC CITY, Dec.11 (PIA) -- About 500 farmers in Tarlac currently benefit from the "SaGOAT Kita! Swak na Pamamaraan sa Paghahayupan!" a School-on-the-Air on Goat Production Technology of Agricultu.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsDec 11th, 2018

The shrinking domain of Ilocos’ “green gold”

Despite the aggressive campaign of the National Tobacco Administration (NTA), local government units (LGU) and companies, tobacco farmers and production are losing numbers. Roadside farms, used to be the domain of tobacco are now occupied by corn and peanuts. While in some villages, tomatoes are now cultivated on the lands where the region’s “green gold” once flourished. The plant that transformed the Ilocos provinces and some of its towns, that were suffering from scarcity of funds, into first income class LGUs, is now struggling to survive......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2018

DA Hands Out P16-M Worth of Aid to Boost Income of Albay Farmers

Farmers’ associations in Albay province expect to get a boost in agricultural production from the farm inputs and implements donated by the Department of Agriculture in Bicol (DA-5). DA-5 information officer Annielyn L. Baleza said the assistance is part of DA’s support to Albayano farmers’ effort to uplift the quality of their lives. Seed varieties […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsNov 30th, 2018

Farm sector gets policy boost from BSP, stakeholders

The agriculture sector only has access to a small fraction of the Philippine banking system resources despite accounting for almost a tenth of the local economy and employing a tenth of the Filipino population, the central bank said on Friday. Given this, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas wants financial institutions and agricultural firms to explore new ways of making bank loans more readily available to farmers who are presently constrained from ramping up production due to funding constraints. "The percentage of loans for production and economic activity for agriculture, along with fisheries and forestry, is a paltry 2.9 percent, while the credit gap currently sits at P367 billion...Keep on reading: Farm sector gets policy boost from BSP, stakeholders.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2018

Essential oil company eyes partnership with Filipino farmers

DAVAO CITY Nov. 12 (PIA)- One of the largest multilevel marketing firms in the United States specializing in the production and distribution of essential oils is eyeing a partnership with Filipino.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 13th, 2018

Essential oil company eyes partnership with Filipino farmers

DAVAO CITY Nov. 12 (PIA)- One of the largest multilevel marketing firms in the United States specializing in the production and distribution of essential oils is eyeing a partnership with Filipino.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsNov 13th, 2018

DIARIES FROM THE FIELD | Where agricultural machines are farmers’ best friend

There is a wide gap of farming technology between Philippines and Japan but there is always hope that soon farmers here can use appropriate technology to increase production to feed the growing population......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsNov 11th, 2018

Mga magsasaka sa Caraga, tumanggap ng titulo ng lupa at mga kagamitan

BUTUAN CITY, Nob. 9 (PIA) - Bakas ang tuwa ng mga farmers sa Caraga region nang kanilang natanggap ang Certificate of Land Ownership Award (CLOA) mula sa Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Caraga.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsNov 9th, 2018

Mga magsasaka sa Caraga, tumanggap ng titulo ng lupa at mga kagamitan

BUTUAN CITY, Nob. 9 (PIA) - Bakas ang tuwa ng mga farmers sa Caraga region nang kanilang natanggap ang Certificate of Land Ownership Award (CLOA) mula sa Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Caraga.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 9th, 2018

DA beefs up technology for onion production

The Department of Agriculture (DA) is strengthening technological advancement for local onion production to help boost the national requirement for the commodity......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 29th, 2018

Seaweed farmers seek government support

THE seaweed farmers in the country are seeking financial support from the government so they could boost production and cater the global demand. Max Ricohermoso chairman emeritus of the Seaweed Industry Association of the Philippines (Siap) said government assistance is more than needed now especially that the industry has grown to P20 billion. “We need… link: Seaweed farmers seek government support.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 15th, 2018

Zero Extreme Poverty 2030 to Train Indigenous Farmers to Produce World-Class Coffee

Zero Extreme Poverty 2030 (ZEP 2030) recently organized the first-ever Coffee Fest 2018, gathering indigenous peoples (IPs) who have taken up coffee farming, with the goal of increasing their production in preparation for commercial demand. This way, ZEP 2030 aims to build a sustainable source of livelihood for IPs, IP families who comprise a fifth […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsOct 14th, 2018