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Auction market for agricultural products eyed in Puerto Princesa

The agriculture department in MIMAROPA is eyeing to introduce the auction market in Puerto Princesa City in the third quarter of the year by...

ProVet appeals for public help vs entry of Asian swine fever in Palawan

The Provincial Veterinary Office (ProVet) is requesting assistance and vigilance from local authorities and the general public in order to prevent the entry of...

DA-PhilRice esteemed for efforts in RCEF

The Department of Agriculture-Philippine Rice Research Institute (DA-PhilRice) has been lauded by officials and farmers for leading the Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (RCEF)-Seed Program...

Filipino biotech company develops molecular- based testing platform for ASF

Manila HealthTek (MTek), the country's first and only biotech diagnostics business, offers another diagnostics answer to one of the country's urgent problems -- the...

Science and technology department kicks off RICE awards

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) will honor local inventors, innovators, and researchers in the region whose project ideas may be useful to...

Local seaweed growers to produce halal-certified goods, BFAR says

The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) is helping local seaweed farmers to produce "halal-certified" products for the local market. Aquaculturist II Ma. Elena...

Technology demo farms for diverse coco farming in Palawan set to be built

The joint project of the Department of Agriculture-Palawan Research and Extension Station (DA-PRES) and Philippine Coconut Agency (PCA) is looking at three potential technology...

Hog raisers open meat shop at Kadiwa Center

A local group of swine producers in Palawan has opened a pork meat shop at Department of Agriculture’s (DA) Kadiwa Center to offer fresh,...

Farmers venture in farm-to-table selling of produce

A group of entrepreneurs have engaged local farmers from one of the city's remote barangays to distribute their vegetable products direct to the consumers...

Coconut farmers sa tatlong bayan sa Palawan nakatanggap ng insentibo mula sa PCA

Umabot sa 109 coconut farmers mula sa mga bayan ng Bataraza, Quezon, at Rizal ang nakatanggap ng insentibo mula sa Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) noong...

Puerto Princesa farmers receive certified and hybrid rice seeds

The City Agriculture Office (CAO) has distributed 650 bags of certified and hybrid rice seeds to an estimated 437 rice farmers in Puerto Princesa...

PCA urges coconut farmers to go beyond traditional copra

The Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) is encouraging more coconut farmers to diversify into higher-value goods like coco sugar and virgin coconut oil rather than...