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Awarding of Outstanding RFOs (Nov. 23, 2021)

Author: DA Communications Group | 23 November 2021

Agriculture Secretary William Dar awarded plaques of recognition to the top-performing Regional Field Offices (RFOs) of the Department of Agriculture (DA) during the first day of the Management Committee Meeting on November 23, 2021.

Along with Undersecretary for Operations Ariel Cayanan and Assistant Secretary for Operations Arnel De Mesa, Secretary Dar recognized the following outstanding RFOs during the DA’s 3rd Quarter Performance Evaluation:

  • Rank 1: Cagayan RFO led by Director Narciso Edillo
  • Rank 2: MIMAROPA RFO led by Director Antonio Gerundio
  • Rank 3: Cordillera RFO led by Director Cameron Odsey
  • Rank 4: Bicol RFO led by Director Rodel Tornilla

The department conducts regular performance evaluations of RFOs as a way to elevate the delivery of services that will benefit the country’s farmers, fisherfolk, and agri stakeholders. (Photo by Adones Buhayan, DA-AFID)

Matrix of Comments and Suggestions on the Proposed Department of Agriculture (DA) Memorandum Circular on Plant Breeding Innovations (PBIs)

The Department of Agriculture Technical Advisory Group on Modern Biotechnology and Related Innovations for Agriculture and Fisheries (TAG-MBI) hereby presents the matrix of response and actions taken in view of the comments and suggestions received during the conduct of virtual and written stakeholder consultations on September 23 and 30, 2021.

The matrix can be viewed and downloaded using this link: