Calling all Interested Young Farmers and Fishers!

The Department of Agriculture, under its Kabataang Agribiz Competitive Grant Assistance Program, is launching the Young Farmers Challenge Fund that provides great opportunities to venture into agribusiness enterprises. Now on its 2nd Batch Provincial Level Competition, DA shall be giving financial grant which you could use to start your dream business. Kung meron kayong naiisip read more…

ASPIRE 2021

Watch out for the conduct of the ASPIRE at Robinson’s Place, Calasiao, Pangasinan on November 18-20, 2021! You can visit the mall and avail some of the exhibited products locally produced by agribusiness entrepreneurs of Region l. This is a joint project of DA, DTI, the Philippine Chamber of Commerce & Industry, and Robinson’s Pangasinan. read more…

HEADS UP RICEponsible Ilocandia!

Join the DA-RFO I’s 𝐍𝐚𝐭𝐒𝐨𝐧𝐚π₯ π‘π’πœπž π€π°πšπ«πžπ§πžπ¬π¬ 𝐌𝐨𝐧𝐭𝐑 β€œππ’π§πšπ€πš-π‘π’πœπž 𝐅𝐁 π‚π‘πšπ₯π₯𝐞𝐧𝐠𝐞!” In celebration of the National Rice Awareness Month with the theme β€œBe RICEponsibly Healthy”, DA-RFO I will hold a regional contest dubbed as β€œPinaka-Rice FB Challenge”.The challenge will feature a unique and nutritional Rice Dish that will be featured through the DA Ilocos Region read more…

𝐃𝐀 𝐑𝐚𝐧𝐝𝐬 𝐏𝟏𝐌 c𝐑𝐞𝐜𝐀 𝐭𝐨 𝐋𝐆𝐔 𝐏𝐒𝐝𝐝𝐒𝐠

LA UNION – Farmers in Piddig, Ilocos Norte will soon benefit from a smooth transport of their agricultural products following the turnover of a P1 million check to the Local Government Unit (LGU) of Piddig, Wednesday. Ms. Jenifer Ligot, representing Piddig Mayor Eduardo Guillen, personally received the check from DA-RFO 1 Regional Executive Director Nestor read more…

DA Ilocos supports Duterte Legacy: Barangayanihan Caravan

β€œProviding better services to the Filipino people.” This campaign highlights the services provided by the Department of Agriculture in Region 1 in the recent Duterte Legacy: Barangayanihan Caravan held at Brgy. Hacienda Bugallon Pangasinan. The β€˜Duterte Legacy: Barangayanihan Caravan’ is a collaboration with government agencies, as well as volunteers from the Global Coalition of Advocacy read more…

F2C2 Milestone in Region I

Dingras town is considered as the rice granary of the province of Ilocos Norte. With its vast area devoted to rice production, farming is the major source of living in the area. Situated at the easternmost part of the province, this town is one among the pilot sites of the Department of Agriculture’s Farm and read more…