2018-06-Regional VCA to address issuesThe farmers, traders, municipal agriculturists, and agency representatives from the different parts of Oriental Mindoro gathered to attend the Stakeholders’ Consultation for the crafting of the Value Chain Analysis for Saba Banana.

The saba banana, aside from calamansi and cashew, is also one of the top agricultural commodities in the Provinces of Oriental Mindoro and Palawan.

 After approval of Palawan’s Value Chain Analysis (VCA) for saba banana, MIMAROPA prepares for a regional VCA of the said industry in Oriental Mindoro to address issues and concerns.


cover final articleAng ribbon-cutting ceremony na hudyat ng pormal na pagsisimula ng Grand Field Day na pinagunahan nina (L-R) APCO Colete Quindong, RTDLouella  Lorenzana, RTD Ronie Panoy, Vice Mayor Mel N. Callo at Provincial Agriculturist (PA) Christine Pine 

Nagdaos ng ika- 48  na anibersaryo ng pagkakatatag ang Kagawaran ng Pagsasaka- Regional Intergrated Agriculture Research Center  (DA-RIARC) na may temang: Makisaya, matuto sa      “Farm Mechanization” na naglalayong  maipakita sa mga magsasaska ang kahalagahan ng farm mechanization sa modernong panahon at maipakita ang mga makabagong teknolohiya sa pagsasaka. Ito ay ginanap noong ika-3 ng Mayo, 2018 sa Alcate, Victoria, Oriental Mindoro.


sec pinol while delivering his speechSec. Emmanuel Piñol while delivering his message to more than 200 farmers and fisherfolk. (Photo by Michael John Galivo)

On April 26, 2018, Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Piñol introduced the Agricultural Credit Policy Council’s (ACPC) Production Loan Easy Access (PLEA) program in Narra, Palawan, a non-collateralized loan program made to cater the financial needs of the marginal and small farmers and fisherfolk.


The MiMaRoPa Region bagged two (2) national awards during the Awarding of Outstanding Farmers, Fisherfolk and Coastal Communities (Gawad Saka 2017 and Malinis at Masaganang Karagatan 2017) at Rizal Hall, Malacanang Palace on April 5, 2018.


2018-05-OrientalMindorochosenas 1Brgy. Macatoc Chairperson Wilfredo Meregillano, during the NEDA 2017 Good Practice Award validation in Oriental Mindoro, explains the convenience that the construction of the Bagong Silang- Macatoc FMR brought to its beneficiaries.

The Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) under Department of Agriculture (DA) has qualified for three (3) of the four (4) categories of the 2017 Good Practice Award (GPA) of the National Economic Development Authority (NEDA).

Each with its own set of criteria, these are the categories for Strategies in Achieving Desired Outcome, Strategies in Resolving Recurrent Issues in Project Implementation, and Best Project Management Office.



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