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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 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

Antique farmers complete hybrid rice production course 

By: Vicente W. Villavert SAN JOSE, Antique – Some 1,002 young and old farmers from various municipalities of the province recently graduated from the School-on-the Air (SOA) on Hybrid Rice Production Technology using Rice Crop Manager recommendation. Antique Gov. Rhodora J. Cadiao lauded the farmers as she emphasized the importance of agriculture as an engine of […] The post Antique farmers complete hybrid rice production course  appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsSep 16th, 2018

Solar-powered irrigation project a boon to Iloilo farmers

THIRTY bulb onion farmers are benefitting from the solar-powered irrigation projects recently installed in the municipality of Miagao here. April Joy Depamaylo, the town’s bulb onion coordinator, said the solar-powered irrigation projects were installed in two sites in the municipality. “One was installed in Barangay Cubay and the other one was in Barangay Guibongan, with […] The post Solar-powered irrigation project a boon to Iloilo farmers appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsSep 12th, 2018

Coffee growers need ‘culture of transformation’ to improve production

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/ 05 September) –  Coffee growers need to develop a “culture of transformation” on good agricultural practices to reverse the production downtrend in Davao Region, the president of the Davao Coffee Council said. Council president Joji Pantoja said it took them three years to make coffee farmers in one community change their system […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsSep 5th, 2018

Maguindanao’s Matanog town to export Sakurab “kimchi”

MATANOG, Maguindanao (MindaNews/27 August) – A Japanese investor and the local government here have signed a multimillion dollar investment partnership for the production of export quality kimchi (peckles) made from Sakurab, a native onion herb. Japanese investor Kazuo Sato trekked to this mountain town east of Maguindanao and signed a partnership deal with Mayor Mohammad […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsAug 28th, 2018

Farmers lose P5.4M to floods

BACOLOD City – Farmers in Hinigaran, Negros Occidental affected by flash floods caused by monsoon rains have incurred about PHP5.4 million in production losses, a report released by the Office of the Provincial Agriculturist (OPA) on Wednesday showed. The report, which covered the period of July 31 to Aug. 16, showed production losses were monitored […] The post Farmers lose P5.4M to floods appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsAug 23rd, 2018

Kit detects shrimp early mortality

A technology that detects early mortality syndrome (EMS) in shrimp can help farmers raise production of the high-value commodity. The loop mediated as a thermal amplification (LAMP) branded as JAMP Alert kit works under one temperature condition and generates results in only an hour. It is affordable, easy to use and reliable in detecting EMS. […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsAug 18th, 2018

DAR provides credit assistance to 2,796 ARBs in CARAGA

TAGAYTAY CITY, July 27 –Some 2,796 agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) in Caraga Region are now assured of credit and insurance program assistance under the Agrarian Production Credit Program (APCP) Source link link: DAR provides credit assistance to 2,796 ARBs in CARAGA.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 28th, 2018

DAR provides credit assistance to 2,796 ARBs in CARAGA

TAGAYTAY CITY, July 27 --Some 2,796 agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) in Caraga Region are now assured of credit and insurance program assistance under the Agrarian Production Credit Program (APCP).....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 27th, 2018

DA envisions rise of corn industry in Caraga Region

BUTUAN CITY, July 19 -- To keep up the momentum of the thriving corn industry in Caraga Region, the Department of Agriculture (DA) is looking for possible areas for the expansion of corn production. I.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 19th, 2018

DA envisions rise of corn industry in Caraga Region

BUTUAN CITY, July 19 — To keep up the momentum of the thriving corn industry in Caraga Region, the Department of Agriculture (DA) is looking for possible areas for the expansion of corn production. I Source link link: DA envisions rise of corn industry in Caraga Region.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 19th, 2018

DA Caraga boosts white corn production

BUTUAN CITY, July 10 — In a bid to further promote white corn consumption, the Department of Agriculture (DA) Caraga is set to establish a white corn model farm in the town of Esperanza, Agusan del S Source link link: DA Caraga boosts white corn production.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 10th, 2018

DA Offers Easy Access Loan for Farmers, Fishermen

The Department of Agriculture (DA) has called upon small farmers and fishermen to avail of its easy access loan program to help them improve their productivity. Dr. Gerry Avila, DA-7’s (Central Visayas) Agribusiness and Marketing Assistance Division chief, said Wednesday the program is called Production Loan Easy Access (PLEA), a special credit facility designed to […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJun 21st, 2018

Coco farmers assured of fair price

SARIAYA, Quezon: Gov. David Suarez on Wednesday announced the creation of the Coconut Task Force to ensure fair copra price for farmers and assist them from production to marketing of their products as he expressed concern over the low price local buyers pay for copra. Suarez visited Barangay Montecillo in this town to supervise the distribution of… link: Coco farmers assured of fair price.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 21st, 2018

Coffee farmers take time out to learn about sustainability

  LA TRINIDAD, BENGUET---Some 280 individuals from Benguet's coffee farming trade and coffee farming communities attended the recently concluded Kape Kabuhayan Kinabukasan Summit 2018, a conference on sustainable agricultural practices organized by Foundation for Sustainable Coffee Excellence (FSCE) and Henry and Sons in partnership with the local government of La Trinidad. The Kape Kabuhayan Kinabukasan Summit, or KKK Summit 2018, is a biannual seminar designed by FSCE to unite, educate and inspire coffee growers to pursue a more sustainable future for the industry of local coffee. FSCE director Emil Cuaresma shared that the foundation, as well as the platforms and pro...Keep on reading: Coffee farmers take time out to learn about sustainability.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 9th, 2018