The Department of Agriculture through the Agribusiness and Marketing Assistance Service (AMAS) and the DA-RFO CALABARZON will host the Young Farmers Challenge Program (YFC) 2023 National Awarding Ceremony on December 14, 2023, at the Development Academy of the Philippines, Tagaytay City. The event is the culmination of a ladderized competition from the provincial to the continue reading : Celebrating the Future of Agriculture: DA to recognize this year’s Young Farmers Challenge National Awardees
The Commission of Appointments has confirmed the ad interim appointment of Secretary Francisco P. Tiu Laurel Jr. as Secretary of Agriculture on December 5. During his presentation to the CA, Sec. Laurel emphasized his vision for a modernized Philippine agriculture. “Feeding 118 million Filipinos is a daunting yet ‘achievable goal’ with a whole-of-nation approach to continue reading : Agri chief gets CA nod, eyes whole-of-nation approach to modernize farm, fisheries sectors.