Industry News

La Niña seen affecting PHL until February 2017

Monday, 29 August 2016 00:00

LA Niña may persist until February 2017, which could help farmers recoup the losses they incurred due to El Niño, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).

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Summit boosts Leyte agriculture

Sunday, 28 August 2016 00:00

Tacloban City – The discussions during the recent Climate Change and Agriculture Summit will go a long way in helping Leyte farmers, the provincial governor said.

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Pondo ng Department of Agriculture sa 2017, tinapyasan ng P3.4B

Saturday, 27 August 2016 00:00

Aabot sa P50.6 bilyon ang pondo ang inilaan sa Department of Agriculture (DA) sa 2017. Mas mababa ito ng P3.4 bilyon kumpara sa kasalukuyang pondo ng ahensiya na P54 bilyon.

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NEDA eyes policy change to allow commercial farming

Thursday, 25 August 2016 00:00

MANILA, Philippines – Policy reforms would be implemented in land administration to pave the way for large scale commercial farming which is deemed productive and profitable for farmers, Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia said yesterday.

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