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Fisheries, hog industries to benefit from PH-Denmark collab

Senior Undersecretary Domingo Panganiban of the Philippine Department of Agriculture (DA) welcomed H.E. Franz-Michael Mellbin, Ambassador of Denmark to the Philippines and Palau, on January 24, 2023 to discuss areas

Plant bureau celebrates 93rd founding anniversary

The Department of Agriculture – Bureau of Plant Industry (DA-BPI) highlighted the importance of a proactive plant industry in ensuring food  for the country during the celebration of the Bureau’s

Sugar shipment seized at Manila Port

A total of P19 million-worth of sugar shipment was seized at the Manila International Container Port on January 11, 2023, halting the illegal operation of smugglers plying in one of

Agri dep’t gets ready for durian export to China

The Department of Agriculture (DA) is preparing to expand the production of durian among other high value crops in the country following the recent state visit of President Ferdinand Marcos

DA foils P78.9 M smuggled agri goods in MICP

The Department of Agriculture (DA) continues its intensified measures against agricultural smuggling as the Office of the Assistant Secretary for DA Inspectorate and Enforcement (DA I&E), along with the Philippine

DA declares Rizal Province free from avian flu

The Province of Rizal regained its Avian Influenza-Free Status following the Department of Agriculture (DA) Memorandum Circular No. 1 issued by Senior Undersecretary Domingo Panganiban on January 4, 2023. The

RP/Japan collab for  market driven vegetable sector

Department of Agriculture (DA) Senior Undersecretary Domingo F. Panganiban and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Chief Representative to the Philippines Sakamoto Takema signed on December 23, 2022 the Minutes of