PRDP-Bicol turns over P5.79M-worth pioneer enterprise development  subproject to farmer-beneficiaries

LIBON, ALBAY – “Noon nangangarap lang kami ng isang opisina na hindi kagaya nung unang opisina namin na tuwing may bagyo dadapa itatayo namin… may bagyo na naman dadapa, itatayo ulit namin. Nangarap po kami noon na kahit maliit lang na maging opisina ng aming kooperatiba ngayon po natupad na po iyon.” Feeling incredulous, Josias Pedrocello, Chairman – continue reading

DA Honors Outstanding Rural Women

PASAY CITY – The Department of Agriculture honors the outstanding women in agriculture who have demonstrated excellence in their agri-based undertakings which uplifted not only their families but the community as well. In a simple but meaningful ceremonies, the top six national finalists selected from the 15 regional winners were conferred trophies, plaques and a – continue reading

Scientific studies show ‘tree of hope’s’ pharmaceuticals and cosmeceuticals potentials

Scientific studies show ‘tree of hope’s’ pharmaceuticals and cosmeceuticals potentials NAGA CITY, CAMARINES SUR – Considered as a valuable commodity in the Philippines, especially in Bicol, because of its industrial, commercial, environmental and nutritional benefits from its roots, trunks, branches, leaves, saps and fruits, pili became popular as the “tree of hope.” Products derived from – continue reading