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Agri losses from El Niño reach P7.96-B

Economy Philippines
By Lilybeth Ison, PNA MANILA — The Department of Agriculture (DA) on Friday estimated at PHP7.96 billion the damages and losses caused by the El Niño phenomenon or the ...
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Japan funds 500M yen worth of water and farm projects in Mindanao

News Peace Philippines
  Japan recently granted Mindanao 500 million yen worth of grants to help with water and agricultural projects. The International Labor Organization and Food and Agriculture Organization are ...
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DA allots P200-million loan for coconut farmers

Philippines
In response to the drop in global market prices for copra, the government, through the Department of Agriculture, will be allocating at least P200 million worth of loans ...
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DTI to implement price ceiling for rice and refined sugar

Consumer
The Department of Trade and Industry (CTI) will be implementing price setting and price ceiling schemes as a measure to control increasing inflation for certain agricultural products. DTI ...
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House Committee Approves Urban Agriculture Bill

The bill titled “Integrated Urban Agriculture Act” promotes urban agricultural development in metropolitan areas to address food security concerns.
Health Philippines
The Integrated Urban Agriculture Act The House special committee on food security chaired by Rep. Leo Rafael Cueva (2ndDistrict, Negros Occidental) approved a substitute bill seeking to promote integrated urban ...
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Davao Business Chamber to hold agri-marketing confab in September 

Economy
The Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc. (DCCCII) will be hosting the first-ever Agri-marketing Conference on September 23, 2016 at the SMX Convention Center in SM Lanang Premier ...
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