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).


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.



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