Featured News Luzon A (North) Luzon B (South) Visayas Mindanao

Brgy. officials in Pistola to Tablon FMR pledge to cooperate in BROM implementation

“Sobrang laki ng naitulong sa amin ng kalsada at tulay sa aming pamumuhay, pati na rin sa pag-aaral ng mga bata. Noong wala pa ang tulay, pahirapan po talaga ang pagpunta sa paaralan dahil limitado lang ang mga sasakyang nakakapasok dito. Minsan nga sumasakay sa backhoe ang mga guro para lang makatawid sa ilog. Ngayon … read more »

DA-PRDP I-REAP assists prospective entrepreneurial partners

TAGAYTAY CITY, CAVITE – The Department of Agriculture – Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) CALABARZON Enterprise Development (I-REAP) Component conducted a Joint Technical Review activity for the potential business partners in the region last March 3 to 6. The technical review aims to ensure that the business proposal from the proponent groups are complete and … read more »

Luzon B organizes KM training for the cluster

The Department of Agriculture – Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) South Luzon Project Support Office (PSO) spearheaded a Knowledge Management (KM) Training for the Cluster on February 11-14, 2020 in Pasay City. The training was conducted in response to the recommendation of World Bank to the Project during the Ninth Implementation Support Mission which is … read more »

VCA implementation reveals positive changes in Oriental Mindoro’s calamansi industry

The Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) implemented by the Department of Agriculture (DA) conducted its first assessment of Oriental Mindoro’s calamansi value chain analysis (VCA) since it began implementation in 2014. The assessment was crafted in accordance with the PRDP’s monitoring and evaluation framework by gathering primary data on the calamansi industry through household surveys, … read more »

Citizen monitoring tool to be implemented during construction of FMR in Palawan

The Province of Palawan will soon start the implementation of the Construction and Upgrading of Junction Salban-Culasian-Magsaysay Farm-to-Market Road (FMR) in the Municipality of Dumaran. This is the first infrastructure-type intervention that the province will implement through the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) under the Department of Agriculture (DA). The subproject is worth more than … read more »

PRDP M&E initiates RAEB mainstreaming

TANZA, CAVITE – Representatives from different divisions of the DA-RFO CALABARZON attended a mainstreaming activity on Rapid Appraisal of Emerging Benefits (RAEB) of the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) CALABARZON – Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Unit last February 5 to 7. RAEB is a M&E framework to determine the success of each project and how … read more »

Candelaria fulfills promise with FMR’s affected persons

Forty-two (42) Project Affected Persons (PAPs) of the 12.48-kilometer Sta. Catalina Norte – San Isidro – Kinatihan I – Kinatihan II – Pahinga Norte Farm-to-Market Road (FMR) in Candelaria, Quezon have received their just compensation last December 18, 2019. Out of the 210 PAPs, these 42 individuals were the first batch to acquire their corresponding … read more »

PRDP conducts pre-construction conference for VCO processing facility

LUCENA CITY, QUEZON – The biggest enterprise subproject in South Luzon will soon see its processing plant rise up as the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) conducted a preconstruction conference in January 21. Present during the conference are speakers and representatives from PRDP CALABARZON and South Luzon offices, provincial government of Quezon as partner local … read more »

DA-PRDP Bicol conducts ROMAT to six completed SPs

A well-built Farm to Market Road (FMR) and other infrastructure open a community to better opportunities, literacy and improved agricultural productivity in a certain area. For many years residents of different communities in the remote areas dreamt of having roads that will easily connect them to the mainland and transport their harvest to the nearest … read more »

DA and PRDP participate in COSH Training

Accidents are inevitable and they can happen anytime and anywhere but knowing the safety measures and ways on how to prevent dangerous occurrences can prevent accidents or even save lives. A total of 40 participants completed the 40-hours training on the Construction Occupational Safety and Health (COSH) training conducted by the SALUS Training Center, a … read more »