Cagayan Valley AFC pledges support on ASF eradication

The Regional Agricultural and Fishery Council (RAFC) of Cagayan Valley pledges its support in the eradication of African Swine Fever (ASF) that affected the livelihoods of hog raisers in the region. RAFC Chairperson Isidro Acosta Sr. said that the council would work closely with DA and other stakeholders in the successful implementation of the Bantay continue reading : Cagayan Valley AFC pledges support on ASF eradication

DA RFO 02 beefs up Food Safety Program in Region 02; NVAT teams up as pilot testing agri-terminal

After the successful implementation of the Food Safety Program in Santiago City as the pilot area in 2019, followed by Isabela, Cagayan, and Nueva Vizcaya in 2020, the Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office No. 02 is expanding its program in Bambang, Nueva Vizcaya, in partnership with its Local Government Unit and the Nueva Vizcaya continue reading : DA RFO 02 beefs up Food Safety Program in Region 02; NVAT teams up as pilot testing agri-terminal

First anthrax laboratory in the country, inaugurated

The Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office No. 02 (DA RFO 02) and the United States-Defense Threat Reduction Agency (US-DTRA) inaugurated the first-ever anthrax laboratory in the country on January 8, 2021, in Tuguegarao City. The said laboratory will form part of the Regional Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (RADDL) of the Cagayan Valley Integrated Agricultural continue reading : First anthrax laboratory in the country, inaugurated

‘DA RFO 2 is an enthusiastic program implementer’– Usec. Medrano

Undersecretary-designate for Livestock William Medrano of the Department of Agriculture appreciated the DA Regional Field Office No. 02 as he announced that Cagayan Valley will get a pie in the establishment of multiplier farms due to evident enthusiasm it is showcasing in the implementation of national programs, during his visit in Isabela last week. Usec. continue reading : ‘DA RFO 2 is an enthusiastic program implementer’– Usec. Medrano

VisMin now ship hogs, pork products to Luzon, says USec. Medrano as price spikes

To ease pork’s prevailing price at P300-P320, Undersecretary-designate for Livestock William Medrano of the Department of Agriculture said hog raisers from Visayas and Mindanao started shipping more hogs and pork products to Metro Manila and other parts of Luzon last week, during his phone patch interview with DZDA 105.3, November 3.   Usec. Medrano said continue reading : VisMin now ship hogs, pork products to Luzon, says USec. Medrano as price spikes

DA RFO 2 joins 120th PH Civil Service Anniversary

The Department of Regional Field Office No. 2 (DA RFO 2), on Tuesday, September 1, joined the Civil Service Commission (CSC) on its 120th anniversary with a theme.”Philippine Civil Service @ 120: Public Sector in the Age of Digital Transformation.” The theme underscores the use of emerging technologies to pursue efficient public service delivery in continue reading : DA RFO 2 joins 120th PH Civil Service Anniversary

DA Cagayan Valley’s latest response on Plant, Plant, Plant Program revealed

The quick action of the Department of Agriculture (DA) during the start of the enhanced community quarantine in the country, especially Luzon’s island, prompted the launching of Plant, Plant, Plant Program (PPPP), or Ahon Lahat Pagkaing Sapat (ALPAS) Kontra COVID-19 in mid-April. In his 5th State of the Nation Address, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte said, continue reading : DA Cagayan Valley’s latest response on Plant, Plant, Plant Program revealed

DA, DOST partner to reach more customers of Kadiwa ni Ani at Kita through delivery app

While the Covid-19 has limited physical interactions and has caused the world’s economies to slip down, it also showed how technology could be so impactful at this time. The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) launched a mobile app called oneSTORE City under the first government e-commerce platform oneSTORE.ph (Business-to-Customer and Business-to-Business platform) dedicated to continue reading : DA, DOST partner to reach more customers of Kadiwa ni Ani at Kita through delivery app

How to make Organic Delicious Kalabasa Bibingka

Bibingka isn’t something you should take granted for. This Filipino mouth-watering rice cake has many versions. What if I told you there is a kalabasa bibingka recipe reinvented by two (2) senior high school students of Aritao National High School Aritao, Nueva Vizcaya. Kristine Peralta and Geoffrey Tucay both won the Department of Agriculture’s Regional continue reading : How to make Organic Delicious Kalabasa Bibingka

Paano gumawa ng Sweet-and-Savory Tomato Jam?

Unang hinugasan ni Yunima Batog, isang education program specialist II, ng Alternative Learning School (ALS) School Division DO Nueva Vizcaya ang pangunahing sangkap ng lulutuin niyang palaman ang kamatis. Tinawag niya itong Sweet-and-Savory Tomato Jam na hango sa mga surplus na kamatis sa kanilang lugar. Nagkaroon kasi ngayon ng over supply ng nasabing prutas at continue reading : Paano gumawa ng Sweet-and-Savory Tomato Jam?

DA Cagayan Valley acknowledges employees as frontliners, hands service awards on 122nd founding anniversary

In any organization in the world, human resources are the best assets for them to thrive. It’s as much about what they do to prepare an organization to lead by example in this trying time. This tough time, as part of the celebration of the 122nd founding anniversary of the DA, the Regional Field Office No. 02 continue reading : DA Cagayan Valley acknowledges employees as frontliners, hands service awards on 122nd founding anniversary

GARDEN MO, I-FLEX MO WINNERS ANNOUNCED

How gardening — and extra mouths to feed will help communities and families survive. When Covid-19 outbursts, it did not choose its victim. In all ages, social status and zip codes seemed affected by this pandemic. When the Agriculture Department launched the Plant, Plant, Plant, Project (PPPP) o “Ahon Lahat, Pagkain Sapat (ALPAS) Kontra COVID-19”, continue reading : GARDEN MO, I-FLEX MO WINNERS ANNOUNCED