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PhP9.47 million-worth enterprise subproject aids heirloom rice farmers in Sadanga

The PhP9.47 million-worth Heirloom Rice Consolidation, Processing, and Marketing Enterprise subproject in Sadanga, Mountain Province was formally launched and turned over to the Anabel-Sadanga Multi-Purpose Cooperative (ASMPC) on July 30, 2021. With the turnover, the enterprise can now proceed to process and market the heirloom rice of farmer-members for their own benefit. Implemented under the … read more »

New Farm-to-Market Road inaugurated in Besao

Farmers and residents in Besao, Mountain Province are now assured of a better access road, following the completion of the new and improved 8.938-kilometer Farm-to-Market Road (FMR) that was inaugurated and turned over on July 29, 2021. During the turnover ceremony, Liga ng Barangay President Corsio Ganima expressed his gratitude to the improvement and completion … read more »

Ifugao farmers’ cooperative receives PhP13.98 million worth coffee enterprise from DA-PRDP

The Hojap Multi-Purpose Cooprative (HMPC) moved one step closer to expanding its coffee business, following the inauguration and turnover of the improved PhP4.49 million worth coffee consolidation and processing center on July 23, 2021 in Asipulo, Ifugao. Implemented under the Department of Agriculture – Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP), the existing building of HMPC, located … read more »

Benguet farmers get P4.13-M worth coffee trading center from DA-PRDP

The Department of Agriculture-Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) officially turned over the Benguet Coffee Trading Center to the Proponent Groups (PGs) of the Benguet Arabica Coffee Enterprise (BACE) on July 9, 2021. Benguet Governor Melchor D. Diclas led the turnover rites, together with DA-CAR OIC-Regional Executive Director Cameron P. Odsey, and DA-PRDP North Luzon Deputy … read more »

Heirloom rice center in Sadanga now completed

Thanks to the investments of the Department of Agriculture’s Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP), the Heirloom Rice Center in Sadanga, Mountain Province is expected be operational next month following the completion of the Heirloom Rice Processing and Marketing enterprise subproject. Under the management of the Anabel-Sadanga Multi-Purpose Cooperative (ASMPC) as the Proponent Group (PG) of … read more »

MANGO PROCESSING CENTER IN NUEVA ECIJA NOW 95% COMPLETE

Palayan City, NUEVA ECIJA – The Mango Processing Center amounting to P8.7 million is deemed ‘substantially complete’. Part of the project cost amounting to P4.5 million was allotted for the civil works of the subproject. The recent inspection for the civil works conducted by the Regional Project Coordination Office (RPCO 3) together with the Project … read more »

SWEET POTATO SEEN TO HAVE HUGE POTENTIAL FOR FARMERS IN ZAMBALES

Castillejos, ZAMBALES – Farmers here have seen the huge potential for sweet potato that can be valuable to augment profit and pursue fresh marketing in the locality. This was revealed during the joint inspection conducted by the Regional Project Coordination Office 3 (RPCO 3) of the Department of Agriculture – Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) … read more »

INFRA PROJECT EXPANDS ROAD NETWORK IN BULACAN

San Ildefonso, BULACAN – The construction of the P50-million road network that will lead progression in the barangays of Sumandig and Bubulong Malaki here is now fully completed under the Department of Agriculture – Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) in support to the OneDA Infrastructure Investments. On June 4, 2021, technical staff of the Regional Project … read more »

Completed 20 kilometer road funded under DA-PRDP bolsters rural development in Cagayan

Once a dusky and bumpy eight-hour ride traverses the road before you reach the villages has transformed into a two-hour journey that means easing the burden for most farmers and residents in Solana and Amulung, Cagayan. Their burden of transporting goods and accessing essential services are things of the past. The construction of Iraga- Bayabat … read more »

Palay Production Enterprise in Ramon reaps success

Situated on the western part of Isabela province in Northeastern Philippines, Ramon town heavily relies on agriculture for its sector to thrive. The municipality, dubbed as Tilapia Capital of the Philippines, also cultivates its land with agricultural products such as rice and corn. With the peril of climate change, rice farmers are greatly affected. When … read more »