DA grants Albay farmers P9-M farm equipment

The Department of Agriculture recently provided farmers in Albay with a mini tractor and 15 sets of pump engine for shallow tube wells worth P9 million to help them increase their farm productivity and incomes. Photo shows Agriculture Secretary Proceso J.

Two DA foreign-assisted projects get ‘good practice award’

Two foreign-assisted projects (FAPs) of the Department of Agriculture recently received respective ‘Good Practice Award’ or GPA from the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). “It’s a wonderful feat for the Department. This is a validation of our efforts in delivering reliable, transparent and efficient service to our clienteles, particularly farmers, fisherfolk and local government units,” said DA undersecretary for operations Joel S. Rudinas, who represented Secretary Proceso J.