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AGRICULTURE

ARMM extends P7.5 million worth of farm equipment and livestock to Maguindanao cooperative

COTABATO CITY– The Department of Agriculture and Fisheries in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (DAF-ARMM) distributed over P7.5 million worth of projects, comprising of farm equipment and livestock for livelihood, to cooperatives in Maguindanao.These initiatives are under the Payapa at Masaganang Pamayaman (PAMANA) program of the agency.

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Agripreneurs, DA-12 export carabao mango to Dubai

GEN. SANTOS CITY -Department of Agriculture 12 facilitated todaythe trial shipment of mangoes to Dubai at General Santos International Airport, General Santos City.

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Almost 300 farmer-beneficiaries receive land ownership title

COTABATO CITY– Almost 300 farmer-beneficiaries in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) received their Certificate of Land Ownership (CLO) on Thursday, November 19.ARMM Governor Mujiv Hataman and Amihilda Sangcopan, secretary ofthe region’s Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR-ARMM), personally awarded the CLO to 70 Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries (ARBs) from Basilan and 221 ARBs from Maguindanao.

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DA, PRDP project in Tupi benefits farmers, agri products

KORONADAL
CITY - More fresh agricultural products will now be reaching the heart of Tupi,
South Cotabato and its nearby places from Barangay Lunen because of the concrete
farm-to-market road (FMR) project of the Department of Agriulture (DA-12) implemented
under Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP).

The
agricultural products expected to be traveled in the Php41.85-M FMR sub-project
are cassava, coffee, cacao, rubber and other high value crops.

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ARMM food, fishery products on display in Cotabato City fair

COTABATO CITY -- Local tourists have been viewing since Thursday a mini trade fair in the city showcasing indigenous and organic Moro food and fishery products from five southern provinces.The trade show at the covered court here of the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (DAF) in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao is one of the highlights of this week’s commemoration of the ARMM’s 26thfounding anniversary.The ARMM covers Maguindanao and Lanao del Sur, which are both in mainland Mindanao, and the island provinces of Basilan, Sulu and Tawi-Tawi.Kadiguia Rakman Abdullah, chief infor

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ARMM distributes Php 20-M post harvest facilities to Maguindanao farmers

COTABATO CITY -To help farmers increase crop production and reduce post-harvest losses, the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) distributed various farming equipment to registered cooperatives and to Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) communities in the province of Maguindanao.ARMM Governor Mujiv Hataman and lawyer Laisa Alamia, ARMM’s executive secretary and the concurrent officer-in-charge of the region’s Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, led the distribution of farm machineries and implements on Thursday, November 19, during the opening ceremony of the 26thARMM annivers

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South Cotabato's MPCs get aid from PRDP

KORONADAL
CITY - The Philippine Rural Development Project’s P39-M Cassava Granules Production
and Marketing Project turned-over its first wave of farm machineries and
facilities to Polo Samahang Nayon Multi-Purpose Cooperative (SNPOLOMPC) and its
cluster members at SN POLO MPC Office, Barangay Polo, Polomolok, South
Cotabato, Wednesday.

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South Cotabato spared from dry spell- CDRRMC

KORONADAL CITY - South Cotabato will be spared from the feared strong El Nino phenomenon, disaster officials said.Cyrus Urbano, City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (CDRRMC) action officer, told DXOM-AM Radyo BidaKoronadal that Pagasa has delisted Koronadal City and South Cotabato in areas that will likely experience dry spell later this year and early 2016.Urbano said the province and this city have been experiencing regular rainy days contrary to earlier prediction by the state weather bureau.However, Urbano quickly added that there's no reason to celebrate as the weather t

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Thousands join ARMM's Maguindanao rice festival

MAMASAPANO, Maguindanao -- Efforts of Moro peasants to maximize rice production is upbeat with their propagation of new high-yield, rain and drought-tolerant varieties suitable to Southern Mindanao’s varying climates.At least 34 rice varieties were showcased in Barangay Manungkaling in Mamasapano, Mguindanao during the Grand Farmers’ Day and Rice Festival of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao on Tuesday.The activity was organized by the agriculture department of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao and the office of ARMM Gov.

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IP pupil wins World Food Day 2015 mosaic painting contest

KORONADAL CITY --A grade school pupil from Lugan Central Elementary School of Barangay Poblacion, T’boli, South Cotabato was adjudged winner of the regional on-the-spot poster making contest in celebration of this year’s World Food Day. Oscarjay Cuer, a Grade VI pupil from LCES, bested other participants from the four divisions of SOCCSKSARGEN region that joined the contest. As the regional winner, Cuer received P3, 000 cash prize, medal, certificate and he will represent the region to the national competition in Manila on October 9-10.

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