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DA urges farmers anew to venture into diversified agri practices

The agriculture department is urging local farmers anew to diversify their farming practices rather than focusing only on monocropping in order to enhance revenue...

Agriculture department eyes opening auction market in Puerto Princesa

The agriculture department plans to open an auction market on November 29 in Barangay Irawan that will serve as a trading venue for local...

DA to release financial assistance to farmers with lands two hectares and below

The agriculture department's local office is slated to offer financial support to around 100 farmers in Aborlan town who own less than two hectares...

DA planning to establish bamboo hub in Puerto Princesa City

The agricultural department hopes to develop a bamboo hub in the next five years in Puerto Princesa, which it feels is a high-potential business. Librada...

Mga magsasaka ng mais sa Taytay, nakatanggap ng makinarya mula sa DA

Nakatanggap ng mga makinarya na pangsakahan mula sa Department of Agriculture (DA) ang mga corn farmers sa dalawang barangay sa munisipyo ng Taytay kamakailan. Kabilang...

Prov’l Board authorizes Alvarez to ink MOA with DA for agri and fisheries development

The Provincial Board has authorized Governor Jose Chaves Alvarez to sign an agreement with the Department of Agriculture (DA) and other associated agencies to...

Acosta seeks to establish mariculture hatchery in PPC

3rd District Rep. Gil Acosta Jr. wants to establish a marine culture hatchery in Puerto Princesa City to encourage Palaweños in agriculture. During The Profile...

Palawan steps up surveillance of entry points vs African swine fever

The Provincial Veterinary Office (ProVet) has increased surveillance of the province's entrance ports in order to protect its hog sector from the Asian swine...

Closed fishing season for galunggong in Northeastern Palawan starts anew

The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) on Tuesday announced the start of another closed fishing season for round scad or galunggong in...

November is National Rice Awareness Month

The public is encouraged to consume healthier rice produced by Filipino farmers in the month-long celebration of the National Rice Awareness Month (NRAM) this...

Entry of African swine fever in Marinduque places hog industry in Palawan at risk

The illicit importation of pork-based goods into several towns in Palawan may jeopardize its multimillion-peso hog industry, after the MIMAROPA region's first incidence of...

Citronella farmers in Bahile hope to recover from pandemic’s effect

Citronella farmers in the outlying village of Bahile are optimistic that they will soon recover from the effects of the coronavirus disease, which has...