๐——๐—”-๐—ฅ๐—™๐—ข๐Ÿญ ๐—ต๐—ผ๐˜€๐˜๐˜€ ๐—ก๐—ฎ๐˜’๐—น ๐—Ÿ๐—ถ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜๐—ผ๐—ฐ๐—ธ ๐—ฃ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ด๐—ฟ๐—ฎ๐—บ ๐—ณ๐—ถ๐—ฟ๐˜€๐˜ ๐—พ๐˜‚๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—น๐˜† ๐—ฎ๐˜€๐˜€๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜€๐—บ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜

Department of Agriculture Livestock Program implementers from the thirteen (13) regions of the country were gathered at Laoag City, Ilocos Norte from April 22-26, 2024 for the National Livestock Program 1st Quarter Assessment & Review Workshop to discuss trends, updates, and reports on the Livestock Program. Hosted by the Department of Agriculture-Regional Field Office I read more…

PAFES in Ilocos takes off with an initial engagement with LGUs, collaborators

Strengthening collaboration and partnership among the member- agency and LGU partners of the Provincial-led Agriculture and Fisheries Extension System (PAFES) in all provinces of the region, the Department of Agriculture in Ilocos through the Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Division conducted an initial engagement with the Local Government Units in the four provinces. Conducted successively in read more…

๐—Ÿ๐—ข๐—ข๐—ž: Regional Agricultural and Fishery Council (RAFC) Chairperson Benjamin Y. Campaรฑano was inducted farmer-director of DA-RFO1 for the entire month of May.

This is his third time to be appointed as farmer-director since his initial designation in 2022. Led by OIC-Regional Technical Director for Research and Regulations Florante A. Adame, the ceremony for passing the key of responsibility was held today, May 6, as part of the agency’s weekly Monday flag ceremony. RAFC Chairperson Campaรฑano will take read more…

๐—œ๐—ก ๐—ฃ๐—›๐—ข๐—ง๐—ข๐—ฆ: Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office One (DA-RFO1) through the Planning Monitoring and Evaluation Division (PMED) conducts Initial Engagement of Province-led Agriculture & Fisheries Extension System (PAFES) Implementation with Local Government Units.

The meeting was attended by various agencies, Provincial and Municipal Local Government Unit partners of DA where the PAFES objectives, outputs, and implementation of projects were presented and discussed. With PAFES, the province serves as an extension hub that synchronizes agricultural plans and programs as well as orchestrates the activities of the various stakeholders. As read more…

๐——๐—”-๐—ฅ๐—™๐—ข๐Ÿญ ๐—ฐ๐—ฒ๐—น๐—ฒ๐—ฏ๐—ฟ๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ฒ๐˜€ ๐—Ÿ๐—ฎ๐—ฏ๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐——๐—ฎ๐˜† ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฟ๐˜‚ ๐—ž๐—ฎ๐—ฑ๐—ถ๐˜„๐—ฎ ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ฃ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ด๐˜‚๐—น๐—ผ ๐—ฑ๐—ถ๐˜€๐—ธ๐˜„๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ฐ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฎ๐˜ƒ๐—ฎ๐—ป

In Celebration of the 122nd Labor Day of the Philippines, the Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office One (DA-RFO1) launches the ๐—ž๐—ฎ๐—ฑ๐—ถ๐˜„๐—ฎ ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ฃ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ด๐˜‚๐—น๐—ผ ๐—ฃ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฎ ๐˜€๐—ฎ ๐— ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ด๐—ด๐—ฎ๐—ด๐—ฎ๐˜„๐—ฎ across Region 1 on May 1, 2024. The ๐—ž๐—ฎ๐—ฑ๐—ถ๐˜„๐—ฎ ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ฃ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ด๐˜‚๐—น๐—ผ ๐—ฃ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฎ ๐˜€๐—ฎ ๐— ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ด๐—ด๐—ฎ๐—ด๐—ฎ๐˜„๐—ฎ in partnership with the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), Department of Trade and read more…

๐—ฅ๐—–๐—œ ๐—บ๐—ฒ๐—บ๐—ฏ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ-๐—ฎ๐—ด๐—ฒ๐—ป๐—ฐ๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐˜€ ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐—ฑ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐˜€๐—ฒ๐˜€ ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿญ ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐˜ ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿฏ ๐—–๐—”๐——๐—ฃ ๐—ฏ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐—ณ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ก๐—–๐—œ

Eleven out of the 13 LGU-convergence sites presented their convergence area development plan (CADP) briefer to the Regional Convergence member agencies during the first quarter meeting held at the 5th Floor DA-RFO I Conference Room, City of San Fernando, La Union. Held on April 30, 2024, the presentation of the CADP briefer aims to polish read more…

๐—œ๐—น๐—ผ๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐˜€ ๐—ณ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—บ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€ ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐—ฒ๐—ถ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ ๐—บ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐—ฎ๐—ด๐—ฟ๐—ถ-๐˜€๐˜‚๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐˜ ๐—ณ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—บ ๐——๐—”

Additional agricultural support worth Php 25.3M were provided by the Department of Agriculture โ€“ Regional Field Office 1, this time to farmers in the First District of Ilocos Sur. Under the DAโ€™s rice program, 675 individual farmers from the municipalities of Bantay, Cabugao, Caoayan, Magsingal, San Ildefonso, San Juan, San Vicente, Santa Catalina, Santo Domingo, read more…

RAFC addresses agri-fishery concerns in RAFC 2nd sectoral committee meeting

Agricultural and Fishery Council (AFC) leaders, farmers, and representatives of DA Banner Programs convened to deliberate concerns in the Agricultural and Fishery Sectors during the Regional Agricultural and Fishery Council (RAFC) 2nd Sectoral Committee Meeting held at the Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office One (DA-RFO1) BAC Conference Room in April 29, 2024. Spearheaded by read more…

DA gives P28.57M worth of aggie interventions to Ilocos Sur farmers

The Department of Agriculture in Ilocos turned-over today P28.57 million worth of various agricultural interventions to various farmers association and cooperatives in Ilocos Sur with Second District Congressman Representative Kristine Singson-Meehan and DA-RFO I Regional Executive Director Annie Bares. From among the four major Commodity Programs in the region along with the four special projects read more…

DA-RFO1 celebrates Filipino Food Month thru cook-off, Kadiwa

The Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office One (DA-RFO1), through its Agribusiness and Marketing Assistance Division (AMAD), celebrates the ๐—™๐—ถ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ฝ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ผ ๐—™๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ฑ ๐— ๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜๐—ต ๐—–๐—ฒ๐—น๐—ฒ๐—ฏ๐—ฟ๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป with the theme, “๐—ž๐—ฎ๐—น๐˜‚๐˜๐—ผ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—™๐—ถ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ฝ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ผ, ๐—Ÿ๐—ฎ๐—ธ๐—ฎ๐˜€ ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ž๐—ฎ๐—ฏ๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ฎ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ด ๐— ๐—ฎ๐—ธ๐—ฎ๐—ฏ๐—ฎ๐—ด๐—ผ,โ€at the DA-RFO1 Compound this April 25โ€“26, 2024. Starting strong with a heavy crowd at the Filipino Food Month Trade Fair and KADIWA Retail read more…