Regional WFDRegional On-the-Spot Poster Making Contest participants with the winner John Lloyd D. Aparato (1st row, 4th from L), coaches, Regional Information Officer Baby Clariza M. San Felipe (R) and APCO Colleta Quindong (L).

In celebration to this year’s World Food Day Celebration with the theme “Our Actions are our future. A #ZeroHunger world by 2030 is possible.” the Department of Agriculture (DA) –MiMaRoPa Region conducted the Regional On-the-Spot Poster Making Contest.

John Lloyd D. Aparato from Calsapa Elementary School won as 1st place and he will represent the MiMaRoPa region in the national level on October 3, 2018 at DA-Central Office. While the 2nd and 3rd place were Jhon Aldred G. Gida from Bagong Buhay Elementary School and Mico D. Manubo from Porfirio G. Comia Memorial Elementary School.


Group picture with the participantsThe Indigenous Peoples of Occidental Mindoro with the National IP Coordinator Mr. Camilo Andi, Jr.(2nd row, center), Provincial Agriculturist SofronioBaranda (2nd row, 3rd from R), Hazel Delmo (3rd row, 5th from L), Mr. Laurence Real (last row, 3rd from L), and members of Patriotikong Mindoreños led by Ms. Sigrid Dickerson (3rd row, 2nd from L).

The Indigenous Peoples (IPs) are among the groups that need further assistance and attention from the government aside from the poor lowlander residents.

As such, the Department of Agriculture (DA) launched this year its first ever program for the IPs which is the 4K Program that stands for Kabuhayan at Kaunlaran ng Kababayang Katutubo.


2018 10 food security 01Secretary Emmanuel Piñol discusses the objectives of the Food Security Summit and DA’s new innovations for agriculture.

PASAY CITY. Department of Agriculture (DA) held its first ever Food Security Summit in the first week of October at the Philippine International Convention Center here. The event is a four-fold event that gathered the local officials of different municipalities that were grouped into clusters (Northern Luzon, Southern Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao).



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