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RPAB 1 approves Php315 M infra subprojects on 22nd meeting

The Regional Project Advisory Board in Region 1 endorsed and approved the Php315 million-worth of infrastructure proposals during its 22nd Meeting on February 12, 2020 at Diego Silang Hall Provincial Capitol, San Fernando City, La Union. The Province of La Union obtained the endorsement of the Board for their four (4) infrastructure proposals during the … read more »

PG sells vegetable produce at P10/kilo to support a farmer program amid ECQ

Caught off-guard as the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) was imposed last March, members of the Mankayan Young Farmers Organization (MYFO), a Proponent Group (PG) of the DA-PRDP-funded enterprise subproject on Potato Production under Greenhouse Condition sold more than seven tons of their vegetable produce at P10.00 a kilo in support to the “Sampung Piso para … read more »

Hauling trucks for DA-PRDP-funded enterprise projects now also used for LGU relief operations

Hauling trucks acquired from the Department of Agriculture-Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) by farmers associations for various enterprise subprojects are now also used to support the relief operations of the Local Government Units (LGUs) amidst the Luzon-wide enhanced community quarantine (ECQ). According to Lorna E. Panyo, Business Development Officer, the Proponent Groups (PGs) have voluntarily … read more »

5 warehouses completed in Apayao to provide safe storages for agri crops

Farmers in Apayao are now assured of safe storages for their harvests with the completion of five (5) warehouse subprojects funded under the Department of Agriculture’s Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP). The province of Apayao is a farmers’ haven with wide farmlands that produces bountiful agricultural products such as rice, corn, and banana among others. … read more »

Besao MPC supports MLGU relief efforts

The Besao Multipurpose Cooperative (BMPC), the lead Proponent Group (PG) for the DA-PRDP-funded Mountain Province Arabica Coffee Enterprise (MPACE) are actively supporting the relief operations in their community arising from the implementation of the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ). Together with the municipal local government unit (MLGU), the BMPC have been coordinating with various suppliers of … read more »

SADACO PARTNERS WITH THE PROV’L GOVERNMENT OF ISABELA, PROCESSES DAIRY-BASED PRODUCTS FOR FRONTLINERS

With agreements with the Provincial Government of Isabela, San Agustin Dairy Cooperative (SADACO), the proponent group of the PRDP-funded Carabao Dairy Enterprise (CDE) has started processing dairy products for the frontliners of the different hospitals across Isabela province. “The cooperative officers have to double their time in preparing the needed 900 bottles needed by the … read more »

RAMFARMCO DISTRIBUTES RICE TO 9 BARANGAYS IN ISABELA

Working with the Local Government Unit (LGU) amid the Enhanced Community Quarantine, Ramon Cordon Farmers Multi-purpose Cooperative (RAMFARMCO), proponent group of the PRDP-funded Tilapia Production and Marketing Enterprise distributed 40 cavans of rice to 9 barangays in Ramon and Cordon, Isabela. “The cooperative used their 60% per kilo incentive in selling harvested palay to the … read more »

BMPC SELLS VEGGIES AT FARM GATE PRICE AMID ECQ

Quickly responding to “Bayanihan, We Heal As One” amid the Enhanced Community Quarantine, Buenavista Multi-purpose Cooperative (BMPC), the proponent group of the PRDP- funded Peanut Production and Marketing Enterprise started to buy vegetables from local farmers and sold these at farm gate price in Santiago City. “It is a way of helping people caught off-guard … read more »

10.63-km Umingan FMR, 100% completed

Farmers within the subproject site can celebrate New Year with the completion of the 10.63-kilometer Rehabilitation of the Gonzales-San Juan Farm to Market Road in Umingan, Pangasinan on 31 December 2019. The Rehabilitation of Gonzales-San Juan FMR is 9.6 kilometers away from the Municipal Hall of Umingan, Pangasinan. It starts at the junction of the … read more »

RPAB 1 endorses P114.75M worth of infrastructure subprojects

The members and representatives of the Regional Project Advisory Board (RPAB) 1 endorsed four (4) infrastructure subprojects worth Php145.75 million on its 21st meeting held at the 5th Floor Conference Room, Department of Agriculture, San Fernando City, La Union on 10 December 2019. Among the subprojects endorsed are the Construction of the Paoay Municipal Warehouse … read more »