IMG 0591Dr. Alberto Jo (standing), owner of The Rapha Valley, Place of Wellness, discusses about Lifestyle Wellness and the wonders of organic medicine to the participants of 6th Regional Organic Agriculture Congress. ### Photo by Denice Joelle Benosa, RAFIS, DA-MIMAROPA

CALAPAN CITY. This year’s Regional Organic Agriculture Congress of the Department of Agriculture-MIMAROPA highlights organic agriculture’s benefits to human’s health and wellness. The three-day (Septembr 25-27) event happened at the Filipiniana Hotel, Calapan City with exhibits of different organic products from the provinces of MIMAROPA.


DSCF0997Ribbon cutting during the Inauguration Ceremony of the Rice Processing Center II at Mindoro Progressive Multipurpose Cooperative, Bgy. Tangkalan, Mamburao Occidental Mindor. L-R Provincial Agriculturist Sofronio Baranda, Muncipal Board Member Damaso Abelada, Municipal Board Member Mark Anthony Legaspi, Regional Technical Director for Research and Regulations Dr. Louella Rowena Lorenzan, Mayor Angelina Tria, General Manager Sophhia Fabellar and MPMPC Board of Directors.

Mamburao, Occidental Mindoro. Dept. of Agriculture turns over Php 13.5-Million worth Rice Processing Center II (RPC) to Mindoro Progressive Multipurpose Cooperative (MPMPC) in Bgy. Tangkalan on September 21.


DSCF0826Sittie Maleah Fatima M. Macog, License Technical Staff of National Meat Inspection Section, discusses the Philippine National Standard for Halal to  55 attendees composed of Palawan’s Provincial and Municipal Agriculturists and Veterinarians as well as Department of Agriculture's staff in the province. ###Photo by Denice Joelle Benosa, RAFIS, DA-MIMAROPA.

With the development of RA10817 or the Philippine Halal Exportation Development and Promotion Act 0f 2016, the Department of Agriculture created the DA-HALAL Food Industry Development Program or Halal Program as part of its banner programs.



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