Philippines

DA allots P8.5-B to aid typhoon-hit farmers, fishers

DA allots P8.5-B to aid typhoon-hit farmers, fishers Agriculture Secretary William Dar. (File photo) MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – The Department of Agriculture (DA) has initially disbursed and distributed PHP8.5 billion worth of various interventions to enable farmers and fisherfolk to recover from the effects of the series of typhoons that hit Luzon in October and November. … Continue reading

Effects of rice tariffication law temporary: Piñol
Philippines

Effects of rice tariffication law temporary: Piñol

Effects of rice tariffication law temporary: Piñol By Cherry Mhae Palicte DAVAO CITY (Philippines News Agency) — Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol assured farmers that the effects of the rice tariffication law are only temporary. During a consultation held in Davao City on Thursday, farmers from various parts of Mindanao expressed their apprehension with the law. … Continue reading

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Canada supporting farmers in the Philippines

News Release Canada supporting farmers in the Philippines Funding announced to promote skills development and improve access to markets for farmers Manila, Philippines – Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, on behalf of the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, recently announced Canadian … Continue reading