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More agri infra for Cordillera this 2021

The completion of agricultural infrastructure subprojects have contributed to the improved farming, transport and market systems of many farmers across the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR). At present, the Department of Agriculture’s Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) poured in a total of P2.65 billion (B) with 49 infrastructure subprojects in CAR. Of the 49 approved subprojects, … read more »

DA-PRDP steps up enterprise support schemes to fast track approval

The Department of Agriculture’s Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) steps up strategies to fast track approval and implementation of development interventions in enterprise support. In the past nine months following the nation-wide quarantine imposed by the government due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the DA-PRDP has played a part in the market and delivery of agricultural … read more »

CONSTRUCTION OF 10-KM DIRITA-SAN AGUSTIN CONCRETE ROAD IN FULL SWING

ZAMBALES – Notwithstanding several struggles and on-going challenges caused by coronavirus pandemic, the construction of the 10-kilometer Farm-to-Market Road is on full swing to meet its target completion. Recently, the Regional Project Coordination Office (PRCO 3) led by Engineer Bon Alexis Guatato together with Geomapping and Governance GIS Data Officer Engineer Maurice Pineda, Social Environmental … read more »

I-PLAN, M&E PRESENT VCA REPORT FOR ONION IN NUEVA ECIJA

NUEVA ECIJA – The Value Chain (VC) Assessment Team of the Department of Agriculture – Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) presented and tackled the VC Assessment results and recommendations to the Provincial Government of Nueva Ecija held at the Seed Center of Nueva Ecija Central Luzon State University (CLSU), here. Spearheaded by the Project Support … read more »

PRESENTATION OF VCA REPORT FOR ONION HELD

City of San Fernando, PAMPANGA – Upon careful analysis of gathered primary and secondary data, the Value Chain (VC) Assessment aims to efficiently formulate commodity investment plans for priority agricultural commodities. On December 2, 2020, the Department of Agriculture – Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) thru the I-PLAN Component in cooperation with the Monitoring and … read more »

IMPROVEMENT OF ROAD VITAL FOR CARRANGLAN FARMERS

Carranglan, NUEVA ECIJA – The improvement of the farm-to-market road (FMR) here is seen to be vital and beneficial to at least 2, 272 households that will ease the burden of farmers in transporting produce and crops down to the nearest market. During the site inspection on November, 25 2020 initiated by the Regional Project … read more »

I-REAP YEAR-END ASSESSMENT URGES PROJECT SUSTAINABILITY IN 2021

City of San Fernando, PAMPANGA – As the year is about to end, the I-REAP Component under the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) of the Department of Agriculture (DA) urged project sustainability during the Virtual 2020 Regional Project Coordination Office (RPCO 3) – Provincial Project Management Implementing Unit (PPMIU) I-REAP Year-End Assessment held simultaneously to … read more »

FIFTH DA-PRDP-FUNDED FMR IN ISABELA, INAUGURATED

The P68M farm-to-market road traversing barangays Virgoneza-San Antonio-Dabubu-Sto. Niño and Quimalabasa Sur of San Agustin, Isabela was officially inaugurated and turned over by the Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office No. 02 and the Provincial Government of Isabela to the farmer-beneficiaries. The construction of the 8.1-kilometer road commenced in July 2018 and was completed this … read more »

DA-PRDP FAST TRACKS CONSTRUCTION OF P50-M FMR PROJECT

San Ildefonso, BULACAN – The Department of Agriculture – Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) has been preparing plans to fast track the construction of the P50-million Sumandig- Bubulong Malaki Farm-to-Market Road (FMR) and other infrastructure subprojects that had stalled due to the coronavirus pandemic. On October 15, 2020, Rural Infrastructure Engineer Lester Bacual initiated a … read more »

ROAD LINKING FOUR BARANGAYS IN TALAVERA SOON TO OPEN

Talavera, NUEVA ECIJA – The P38-million farm-to-market road (FMR) linking the barangays of Poblacion Sur, La Torre, Bantug and Mamandil has recently registered 97% complete which is expected to be turned over to the Municipality of Talavera this coming December. This, after a site inspection was conducted by the Regional Project Coordination Office (RPCO 3) … read more »