Industry News

French officials in PH to sign agreement with DA

Friday, 22 September 2017 00:00

Officials from the French Ministry of Agriculture and Food are in the country to reinforce French-Philippine scientific exchanges with the signing of a bilateral cooperation agreement on agriculture.

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CropLife Asia Rejects Thai Pesticide Alert Network “Misinformation”; Calls on Stakeholders to put Thailand Farmers First

Thursday, 21 September 2017 00:00

BANGKOK — In the wake of the Thailand Pesticide Alert Network’s (Thai PAN) continued efforts to limit farmer access to safe and effective crop protection, CropLife Asia issued the following statement from Executive Director Dr. Siang Hee Tan:

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Korean co-op big exhibitor at Agrilink 2017

Wednesday, 20 September 2017 00:00

The Korea Agricultural Machinery Industry Cooperative (KAMICO) has booked a big pavilion at the Agrilink 2017 to showcase a wide variety of its agricultural machinery that could boost farm mechanization in the Philippines.

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PHL eyes Japan ODA for farm mechanization

Monday, 18 September 2017 00:00

The Philippines is keen on tapping overseas development assistance (ODA) from Japan to finance a program of the Department of Agriculture (DA) which aims to provide Filipino farmers and fishermen with modern equipment and postharvest facilities.

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