UPDATE: As of July 14, 2020, the Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office 1 (DA-RFO1) through the Agricultural Credit Policy Council (ACPC) already disbursed a total Sure Aid Loan amounting to Php24,425,000.00 out of the Php62,450,000.00 allocated fund for the 2,500 Marginalized Small Farmers and Fisherfolks (MSFFs) in Ilocos Region. The remaining P38,025,000.00 is on process and expected to be released soon to identified borrowers that qualified for the said loan.
- RAFIS Ilocos Region FB Page
Breaking the cycle of dependency to unscrupulous rice traders who are taking advantage on farmers’ no consistent market access for their rice produce, members of the Piddig-Basi Multi-purpose Cooperative (PBMPC) beamed with pride now six years after the establishment of the DA’s Rice Processing Complex II (RPC-II) in this interior town of Piddig, province of Ilocos Norte.
The Regulatory Division of the Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office 1 recently distributed feeds and veterinary drugs/supplements as a component of the African Swine Fever (ASF) Rehabilitation Plan to ASF affected farmers in the Municipalities of Mapandan and Calasiao in Pangasinan.
Isa ka din bang millennial na walang sapat na kapital upang magsimula sa negosyong pang-agrikultura?
The Department of Agriculture is pushing forward the concept of farm clustering and consolidation as a vital tool in leveling up agricultural productivity in the country.