Signing of the Memorandum of Agreement for the Php 250,000 seed money loan grantedby the Ayala Multi-purpose Cooperative (AMPC) toAsosasyon ng mga Magsasaka at Mangingisda ng Munisipyo ng El Nido, Palawan, Inc. (AMMMEPI). (L-R) Dr. Louella Rowena Lorenzana, Regional Technical Director for Research and Regulations, DA-MIMAROPA (signs as witness); Lourdes Orosa, General Manager, AMPC; Bobby Belinario, President, AMMEPI; Virginia Balderas , Mun. Agriculture Officer, El Nido, Palawan (signs as witness); and Chiara Cruza, General Manager, Ayala Foundation, Inc. (signs as witness).###Denice Joelle Benosa, RAFIS, DA-MIMAROPA

To revive the agriculture industry in El Nido, Palawan, Department of Agriculture-MIMAROPA (DA-MIMAROPA) and the Ayala Foundation, Inc. (AFI) formed a project inspired by DA's Corporate Rice Farming Program (CRFP) spearheaded by Atty. Francisco Villano, Jr., DA Undersecretary for Admin and Finance.


IMG 2000Exhibitors prepare their fresh produce and by-products inside the Department of Agriculture booth.

Department of Agriculture-MIMAROPA (DA-MIMAROPA) brought 11 exhibitors composed of farmers’ cooperatives and a start-up business from Oriental and Occidental Mindoro at the 4th MIMAROPA Naturally. The exhibitors earned a total of Php 189, 362.

MIMAROPA Naturally is an agri-trade and tourism fair that exhibits different food and non-food products and tourist destinations of the region. It was a five day event from October 17-21, 2018 held at the Megatrade Halls of SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City.


Dumaran Mayor extends his gratitude toPRDPDumaran Municipal Mayor Medwin Pablico extends his gratitude to the RPAB members for the approval of the “Construction and Upgrading of Junction Salban – Culasian – Magsaysay FMR”. (Photo by Paulo Emmanuel Ajose, DA-PRDP MIMAROPA RPCO InfoACE Unit)

After thorough deliberation, the Regional Project Advisory Board (RPAB) approved the longest farm-to-market road (FMR) in the region during the RPAB meeting held at Fersal Hotel, Puerto Princesa City.

The “Construction and Upgrading of Junction Salban – Culasian – Magsaysay FMR” in Dumaran, Palawan has a total span of 17.166 kilometers, five meter carriage way all throughout, 1.5 meter shoulders, and one meter ditch canal on both sides.



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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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