IMG 7261Rizal De La Santa, proudly stands in the middle of his rice farm in Naujan, Oriental Mindoro which he tends with the help of Rice Crop Manager. He is now excited to harvest his palay this February.###Photo by Paulo Emmanuel Ajose, RAFIS, DA-MIMAROPA

MIMAROPA farmers who use the RCM or Rice Crop Manager recommendations increased its average yield to 4.93 tons/ha. in 2018 (using inbred rice variety) which is usually higher from the region’s average yield that is 3.8tons/ha (before the launching of RCM in 2013), based on Department of Agriculture-MIMAROPA (DA-MIMAROPA) Research Division’s report.


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The outstanding Corn AEWs with (L-R) Engr. Ma. Christine Inting, RTD for research and Regulations Dr. Louella Rowena J. Lorenzana, RED Antonio G. Gerundio, and RAFIS Head Baby Clariza M. San Felipe. Photo by: Paulo Emmanuel M. Ajose, RAFIS DA- MiMaRoPa


In line with the celebration of the 14th National Corn Congress, Department of Agriculture (DA) with Philippine Maize Federation (PhilMaize) has awarded 2018’s top 100 agricultural extension workers (AEWs), in their 6th National Quality Corn Achievers Awards, and among its 16 awardees came from the MIMAROPA Region.


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THE High-Value Crops Development Program (HVCDP) of DA- MiMaRoPa Turned- over five (5) units Agricultural Tramline Systems (ATS)with a total worth of P24.5 million in the municipalities of Bongabong, Oriental Mindoro; Roxas, Palawan; and Abra de Ilog, Occidental Mindoro on Nov. 23, Dec. 6, and Dec. 11, 2018, respectively.



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The following are publication which the general public may avail of. For more information and inquiries, please contact Department of Agriculture MIMAROPA - Regional Agricultural and Fisheries Information Section (RAFIS).

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