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NFA pushes for higher buying price of palay

THE National Food Authority (NFA) in Western Visayas said there is a standing recommendation to increase the government’s buying price of palay to at least P20 per kilo so that the agency can compete with commercial rice traders. NFA-6 Assistant Regional Director Ruben Manatad said the current buying prices of palay range from P20 to […] The post NFA pushes for higher buying price of palay appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource: thedailyguardian thedailyguardianApr 10th, 2018

NFA eyes higher palay buying price

The National Food Authority (NFA) is coming up with additional incentives that will allow farmers to sell their palay for up to P20 per kilogram in a bid to beef up the agency’s buffer stock......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 26th, 2018

NFA pays premium price for Isabela rice

State-run National Food Authority managed to secure palay (unhusked rice) stocks in Isabela after buying at a higher price......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 5th, 2018

NFA plans incentives in lieu of higher rice price

THE NATIONAL Food Authority (NFA) council is planning to give incentives to local farmers and cooperatives instead of raising the buying price of palay from P17 to P18 to address concerns over the agency’s depleting rice buffer stock. “The proposal of the council is to give an incentive to our farmers only during these three-month […] The post NFA plans incentives in lieu of higher rice price appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMar 15th, 2018

NFA seeks higher buying price for palay

MANILA, Philippines — The National Food Authority Council is studying the possibility of raising its buying price for palay from P17 to P18 per kilogram in o.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2018

Palay farm-gate price in Mindanao drops to P17 per kilo

      The good days for local rice producers are now over as the buying price for palay (unmilled rice) started to post declines after a series of increases since January this year. READ: Palay buying price hits 2-year high According to Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piol, the farm-gate price of palay in Mindanao has immediately dipped to P17 a kilogram (kg) from an average of P23.04 per kg, and other regions are about to follow suit. "This is what I fear actually, that the prices of palay will simultaneously go down," he said in an ambush interview. The secretary pointed the fast decline in the prices of palay to the continuous arrival of rice imp...Keep on reading: Palay farm-gate price in Mindanao drops to P17 per kilo.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2018

P10-B add& apos;l fund to hike palay buying price mulled - Manila Bulletin

P10-B add'l fund to hike palay buying price mulled - Manila Bulletin.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsSep 9th, 2018

DA, NFA to intensify local palay procurement

SECRETARY Manny Piñol said on Wednesday that the Department of Agriculture (DA) will support the National Food Authority (NFA) in the procurement of palay from the local farmers. NFA’s buying price of palay remains at P17 per kilo which is lower than the commercial buying price that ranges from P18 to P22 every kilo. However, […] The post DA, NFA to intensify local palay procurement appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJul 29th, 2018

NFA seeks P8 hike in palay buying price

State-run National Food Authority is pushing anew for an increase in the buying price of palay by up to P8 per kilogram, to allow it to compete with private traders and ensure better procurement of domestic stocks......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2018

Where is PH Resorts headed?

UDENNA Corp. spent more than P24.18 million in buying 4.220 million H2O common shares at P5.73 each on June 22, 2018. It also acquired 1.5 million H2O common shares at a higher price of P6.54 per share, or a total of P9.18 million. The company, which is unlisted, spent a total of P33.99 million in [...] The post Where is PH Resorts headed? appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJun 29th, 2018

Solon cheers planned rise in buying price of palay

A progressive solon called the National Food Authority (NFA) to immediately implement President Duterte’s order to increase the buying of local price of palay from P17 to P20 per kilogram. Solon cheers planned rise in buying price of palay A progressive solon called today the National Food Authority (NFA) to immediately implement President Duterte’s order… link: Solon cheers planned rise in buying price of palay.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsApr 19th, 2018

Duterte orders increase in NFA buying price for palay

President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered an increase in the buying price of the National Food Authority (NFA) for paddy rice (palay) despite opposition from his economic managers. In a post on Facebook on Tuesday, Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piol quoted the President as saying during the Cabinet meeting on Monday that the increase could boost the NFA's buffer stock, which was wiped out earlier this month. "He did not like a repeat of what happened recently when the country's rice agency went low on its buffer stocks whichever led to a spike in the price of commercial rice in the market," Piol said. Filipino farmers first "Buy from the Filipino farmers first and if you cou...Keep on reading: Duterte orders increase in NFA buying price for palay.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 18th, 2018

Key legislator backs P1 hike in NFA rice buying price to boost purchases

SENATOR Cynthia A. Villar on Tuesday urged the National Food Authority (NFA) Council to allow raising the buying price of palay from P17 to P18 in order to address the low inventories held by the grains agency. “We’re recommending that they increase the buying price to P18,” she told reporters after the Senate hearing on […] The post Key legislator backs P1 hike in NFA rice buying price to boost purchases appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2018

NFA defers decision on hike in palay buying price

MANILA, Philippines — The interagency National Food Authority has deferred discussions on a proposal to increase the buying price for unmilled rice or palay......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 12th, 2017

Seaweed farm gate price up

Average July-September farm gate price of seaweed rose this year to its highest level since 2015, fueled by traders' higher buying price......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsNov 21st, 2017

Piñol backs P3 hike in palay buying price

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Agriculture (DA) is backing the state-run National Food Authority (NFA)’s proposal to increase its buying price for u.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 11th, 2017

PSE index clings to 7,000

The local stock barometer ended a tad higher on Tuesday, clinging to the 7,000 mark in thin trade amid mixed sentiment across the region.   The main-share Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) added 8.56 points or 0.12 percent to close at 7,059.38 on selective buying of large-cap stocks. "Technically, we might be seeing some of the bullish divergence (weakening selling momentum) take effect especially with the PSEi trading briefly in the green (Monday) morning," Papa Securities said. Papa Securities expects more of these short-term periods of strength in the coming days especially with the divergence situation of the relative strength index, a key technical indicator, r...Keep on reading: PSE index clings to 7,000.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 9th, 2018

Well-milled rice prices still up despite drop at farmgate

THE average farm-gate price of palay (unmilled rice) dropped by nearly one percent at the end of September but this was not reflected in retail trade as market prices remained high, data from the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) showed. In its latest price monitoring report, the PSA said the average quotation of palay in the [...] The post Well-milled rice prices still up despite drop at farmgate appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsOct 9th, 2018

‘Higher oil prices to result in lower Philippine growth’

DBS Bank Ltd. of Singapore said the Philippines’ economic growth would ease further while inflation would continue to soar in 2019, if the price of oil hits $100 per barrel as the US ratchets up sanctions on Iran......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 7th, 2018

Govt to put up suggested buying, retail price for rice

The Department of Agriculture (DA) is set to issue a Suggested Buying Price (SBP) for farmers’ produce and a Suggested Retail Price (SRP) for rice sold in the market in a bid to tame increasing prices of the staple. This, after stakeholders of the rice industry agreed, during a consultation on October 3, “to join [...] The post Govt to put up suggested buying, retail price for rice appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsOct 5th, 2018

Analyst poll adds to expectations of even faster Sept. inflation

By Melissa Luz T. Lopez Senior Reporter INFLATION likely clocked in faster in September as a strong typhoon that month pushed food prices even higher, according to a BusinessWorld poll in which analysts cited the need for more interest rate hikes from the central bank to rein in overall price pressures. A poll among 13… link: Analyst poll adds to expectations of even faster Sept. inflation.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 1st, 2018