AEWs pose for photo opportunityHolding their plaques of recognition and cash awards, the Outstanding AEWs of MiMaRoPa pose for a photo opportunity with Usec. for Operations Engr. Ariel T. Cayanan (7th from R), Regional Executive Director Antonio G. Gerundio (3rd from L), Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) Director Luz A. Taposok (4th from R), MiMaRoPa ATI Center Director Pat Andrew Barrientos (back), OIC Regional Technical Director (RTD) for Operations Division Ronie F. Panoy (2nd from L), RTD for Research and Regulations Dr. Louella Rowena J. Lorenzana (8th from L), Regional Corn and Cassava Coordinator Engr. Ma. Christine C. Inting (L), and other NQCAA committee. (Photo by: Paulo Emmanuel M. Ajose)

The Department of Agriculture (DA) MiMaRoPa Region’s corn sector was once again hailed as Hall of Famer and was given due recognition during the 5th National Quality Corn Achievers Awards (NQCAA) on November 23, 2017. 


2017-12 Rabies ControlThe Participants of the Workshop before their Practicum

SAN JOSE, OCCIDENTAL MINDORO - In pursuance with the goal, Rabies Free MIMAROPA by 2020, the Department of Agriculture (DA) MIMAROPA Livestock team spearheaded a training workshop on Animal Rabies Prevention and Control. This training aims to prepare the Local Government of Occidental Mindoro for their battle against rabies. The workshop happened last November 27-29 at the Sikatuna Beach Hotel wherein 75 participants from the different LGUs of Occidental Mindoro and students from Occidental Mindoro State College Murtha Campus attended. Aside from DA, the Department of Health (DOH) and Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) also assisted and partake knowledge about rabies.


12 06 ribbon cutting with LGU officialsRibbon Cutting. Municipal Mayor Eduardo B. Gadiano (1st row, 4th from left) and Regional Information Officer Baby Clariza M. San Felipe (1st row, 5th from left) along with LGU officials lead the opening and blessing of the SFTTC.

In order to help farmers in marketing of their agricultural (crops, livestock and poultry) and fishery products, increase their income, and to provide affordable foods for consumers, the Sablayan Food Terminal and Trading Center (SFTTC) opened last November 29, 2017.


2017-12MIMAROPAsocialandenvironmentalsafeguards 1PRDP MIMAROPA SES and I-BUILD staff Engr. Jean Tirante (right) and Engr. Fatima Parco (left) interview the lead contractor of the FMR subproject visited during the Training on Construction Supervision. (Photo by Leira Vic Colongon, DA-PRDP MIMAROPA RPCO InfoACE Unit)

The Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) Social and Environmental Safeguards (SES) Unit held a Construction Supervision Training with the SES focal persons and infrastructure development (I-BUILD) component representatives of partner local government units (LGUs) in the MIMAROPA Region.


2017-10Palawan LGUpartnerswithlocalagenciesDr. Romeo Cabungcal, OIC Provincial Agriculturist of Palawan, shares positivity towards the agricultural investments presented by the Provincial Project Management and Implementation Unit (PPMIU) during the signing of the memorandum of understanding. (Photo by Leira Vic Colongon, DA-PRDP MIMAROPA RPCO InfoACE Unit)

Since the start of 2017, the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) South Luzon Cluster has been gathering the commitment of other government and nongovernment agencies to become partners in implementing the MIMAROPA Region’s commodity investment plans.



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