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World Bank holds implementation support mission in North Luzon

Five subprojects in the province of Pangasinan were visited and assessed by delegates from the World Bank led by Task Team Leader Frauke Jungbluth last June 6-8. The visit is part of the 8th World Bank Implementation Support Mission that aims to evaluate the project’s progress towards achievement of the project development objectives, with North … read more »

Pre-procurement conference for 1st FMR in Santiago City held

After the inauguration ceremonies for the three (3) Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP)-funded warehouses in Santiago City, the City Project Management and Implementing Unit (CPMIU) and the Bids and Awards Committee (BAC) held a pre-procurement conference for the Rehabilitation of Baluarte-Sinili farm-to-market road (FMR) on April 30, 2019. “We have come this far and we … read more »

Greenhouse technology seen to improve quality of potato produce in Mankayan

Potato growers/farmers in Mankayan, Benguet are now assured of a stable and accessible source of quality planting materials for a bountiful harvest. The Mankayan Young Farmers Organization (MYFO), organized in November 2012, are composed of more than 40 members who were former agriculture trainees in Japan. With the learnings they have acquired on farm technologies, … read more »

Bosigan farmers pump up their production through PRDP’s SLP

Liby Ngaseo, 53, a farmer and a member of Bosigan Multi-Purpose Cooperative in Balili, Mankayan, Benguet has been a recipient of the Tomato Production under Greenhouse Condition enterprise subproject funded under the Department of Agriculture’s Philippine Rural Development Project (DA PRDP). Like the other members of the cooperative, Ngaseo has been tending a 2,500 square … read more »

2nd Cagayan FMR edges up to 92% physical accomplishment

“Overall, the Portland Concrete Cement Pavement (PCCP) work of Namabbalan-Cabbo farm-to-market road has reached 99% accomplishment as per original plan. We are referring to the length and the stations already concreted. But if we base it on the total completed work according to the DED, it is 93. 32% for all segments,” Engr. Edmund Bert … read more »

Benguet Arabica Coffee Enterprise holds 1st GA, inducted officers take oath

Some 100 proponent group members and officers of the Benguet Arabica Coffee Enterprise (BACE) convened for the first General Assembly held on April 16, 2019 at Ben Palispis Hall, Capitol, La Trinidad, Benguet. BACE is a subproject funded under the Department of Agriculture’s Philippine Rural Development Project (DA PRDP) with a subproject cost amounting to … read more »

Construction of 3 PRDP-funded warehouses in Isabela commences

Aside from being the first province to have completed two (2) farm-to-market roads (FMRs) which are Mallig and Cabagan FMRs in Region 2 and having the first Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP)-funded Capirpiriwan diversion dam to be finished two and a half months ahead of its target completion date without incurring negative slippages throughout its … read more »

Santiago City inaugurates 3 enterprises

“This is a big opportunity given to us by the Philippine Rural Development Project of the Department of Agriculture. We have burned our midnight candles to comply with the requirements. The civil works of these enterprises amount to more than 16 million pesos. Construction of the 4th I-REAP subproject, the Beef Cattle Feeder Enterprise will … read more »

Ifugao leads PRDP funding in the Cordillera

In the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR), the province of Ifugao is now the top grosser in terms of total approved subprojects funded under the Department of Agriculture’s Philippine Rural Development Project (DA PRDP), according to the first quarter monitoring and evaluation status report this year. The total approved subproject cost for this province has reached … read more »

6 subprojects are now 100% completed in Isabela

After having the first Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP)-funded Capirpiriwan diversion dam to be finished two and a half months ahead of its target completion date without incurring negative slippages throughout its construction, Isabela Province has set another record of having one (1) farm-to-market road (FMR) and two (2) Small Water Impounding Project (SWIPs) which … read more »