2017-07-farmers-attend-grand-field-dayDA employees with farmers and representatives from the Victoria Local Government Unit pose for a photo opportunity during the opening of the DA-RIARC’s Grand Field Day.(Photo by Michael John Galivo, RAFIS, DA-MiMaRoPa).

More than 1,000 farmers with students from the different municipality of Oriental Mindoro attended the Department of Agriculture Rural Integrated Agricultural Center (DA-RIARC) 47th Foundation Anniversary entitled DA’s Grand Field Day on June 22, 2017. The celebration also coincides with the DA’s 119th anniversary.

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2017-07Processingenterpriseagoodnews 1David Lagrada is one of the members of the Roxas Seed Growers Multi-Purpose Cooperative and beneficiaries of the “Palawan Cashew Processing Center” subproject to be funded by PRDP. He is a small-time cashew grower who owns one hectare of cashew plantation. (Photo by Leira Vic Colongon, DA-PRDP RPCO 4B InfoACE Unit)

Cashew is the number one agricultural commodity in the Province of Palawan, particularly in Roxas which is its highest producer. Roxas, a coastal municipality located two hours away from the capital city, shares more than 2,400 hectares of the cashew plantation of the whole province.

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LOUELLA ROWENA LORENZANA, Ph.D.
OIC, Regional Executive Director

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