“Ilocos Region is still bird flu-negative region.”
Department of Agriculture-Regional Field Office I Chief of the Regulatory Division and Regional Focal Person on Avian Influenza, Dr. Florentino Adame confirmed this in an exclusive live radio interview this morning with Bombo Absolom Flores in his Bombo Hanay Bigtime Program aired over Bombo Radyo La Union.
Harnessing the entrepreneurial capabilities and business interests of the micro, small and medium farmer-entrepreneurs to scale up their farm businesses and food processing enterprises,
“DA will exert all efforts, use all its resources to rehabilitate the Philippine Mango Industry,” Department of Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol vowed to pursue this during the conduct of the Second Leg Mango Stakeholders Forum held at Sison Auditorium, Lingayen, Pangasinan.
RPCO1 IREAP Component Head Ma. Christine E. de Leon (left) with the Chairpersons of Piddig farmer organizations which received tractors with accessories under the Small Livelihood Project (SLP) of PRDP
On August 7, 2017, four Farm Mechanization Service Facilities under the Small Livelihood (SLP) of the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) were simultaneously awarded to farmer organizations in Cabugao, Ilocos Sur and Piddig, Ilocos Norte.