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DA gives world a taste of Filipino food

The Department of Agriculture aims to revive Filipino heritage food not just to preserve Filipino culture and diversity but to also promote the use of ingredients produced by local farmers.

Posted: November 16th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Headlines | Read More »

Agri growth slowed to 0.3% in 9 months


The growth in Philippine agricultural production slowed down to 0.3 percent year-on-year at P565.4 billion (at constant prices) in the nine months to September, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA).

Posted: November 15th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Headlines,Latest Business Stories | Read More »

PH rice stock on the rise, says PSA


The nation’s stock of milled rice grew to 1.81 million tons, from the 1.49 million tons registered the previous month, even before the year’s main crop had been harvested, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA).

Posted: November 15th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

Agri execs beef up fund for post-calamity work

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The Department of Agriculture (DA) is beefing up funds for its post-calamity program, earmarking P6 billion for the next two years.

Posted: November 8th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Mindanao secures P3.7B to fund energy, agri projects


Mindanao has secured $84.6 million, or roughly P3.7 billion, worth of investments for big-ticket projects in the agriculture and energy sectors, which are expected to help spur the economy of the island.

Posted: November 8th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »



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