THE WAY FORWARD │ Level Up Philippine Agriculture!

2020 First DA Management Committee Meeting

Author: DA Communications Group | 28 February 2020

Agriculture Secretary William Dar said that this year and till 2022, the Department of Agriculture (DA) aims to attain a progressive annual growth rate of two, three and four (2, 3 & 4) percent for the agriculture and fishery sector, for the three-year period.

Attended by 80 heads of DA agencies, Secretary Dar ordered them to give their utmost to attain the “2-3-4%” annual growth rates this year up to 2022 during the DA Management Committee (ManCom) Meeting held on February 27, in Laoag, Ilocos Norte.

He added that the DA’s strategies are buttressed on science and statistical analysis, enabling it to map out the progress of the implementation of programs and find other sources of growth. (Photos by Alan Jay Jacalan, DA-AFID)