Provision of of 30 pax Meals and Accommodation (3 days/3 nights) and 250 pax Meals to be served during the conduct of the Regional Trade Fair 2014 for Organically Grown Pesticide-Free Products

ABC: Php137,000.00

Closing Date: September 5, 2014 (9AM)

(Solicitation No. 2014-D6522-191; Reference No. 2798515)

Provision of Meals, Snacks & Accommodation (Package deal for 2-day workshop) for the conduct of HVCDP 2014 3rd Quarter Assessment for the 4 provinces of Region 1

ABC: Php444,000.00

Closing Date: September 5, 2014 (9AM)

(Solicitation No. 2014-D5375-5378-190; Reference No. 2798327)

on Animal Welfare in compliance to OIEAs its one way of preparing the Ilocos Region to comply with the Amended Republic Act 8485 otherwise known as the Improved Animal Welfare Act of 1998, the Department of Agriculture-Regional Field Office I through its Regulatory Division conducted two batches of seminars on Proper Handling of Laboratory Animals in the conduct of Scientific Procedures and the Improved Animal Welfare Program in the Transport of Farm Animals for Slaughter at the Candon Hotel in Candon City, Ilocos Sur.

Successively held on February 25-28, 2014, the the four-day live-in seminar was participated in by the instructors of the private and public colleges and universities in the region, Animal Welfare Officers, Livestock Inspectors of the Local Government Units, Quarantine Officers as well as the livestock handlers, animal shippers and traders of the Ilocos Region.

Read more: DA conducts seminar on Animal Welfare in compliance to OIE standards

The DA-RFO 1 Cheer-dance Group in one of their winning cheer-dance stunts during the 4th leg DA-Cluster Team Building hosted by DA-RFO 4-B held at Tagaytay City, Rizal where they were adjudged as 1st place winner. The DA-Cluster Team building is a friendly sports-fest organized by DA-Regions I and III aimed at fostering friendship and strengthening linkages of the Luzon Cluster DA Employees. The cluster include Regions II, 4-B and CAR. Each Region took turns in hosting the team building event which started last April 2013 by DA-CAR while the 2nd and 3rd leg were hosted by Regions I and II respectively.


news food terminalAming to provide assistance to farmers and fisherfolk to increase their meager income in the production of agri-fishery commodities and have a ready market for their products, the Agribusiness and Marketing Assistance Division (AMAD) of the Department of Agriculture-Regional Field Office 1 headed by Ms. Christine De Leon (AMAD Chief – DA RFO 1) is tasked to spearhead the establishment of the 13th Municipal Food Terminal Project at Barangay Poblacion Sur, Caba, La Union.

Read more: 13th Municipal Food Terminal in Region 1 established in Caba, La Union