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Crops Week of the Farmers’ and Fisherfolk’s Month (May 8, 2023)

Author: DA-AFID | 8 May 2023

On May 8–12, 2023, the Department of Agriculture (DA) highlights different crops technology and products during the Crops Week of this year’s Farmers’ and Fisherfolk’s Month celebration.

The public is enjoined to participate in the following free webinars and technology demonstrations to be streamed live  at

• May 8: vertical hydroponics; cooking demo – mushroom kropek •

May 9: organic pesticides and fertilizer for high value crops

• May 10: plant pest monitoring, surveillance, and forecasting

• May 11: seed testing and certification and plant material certification

• May 12: PhilGAP certification; smart greenhouse and indoor cultivation system

An exhibit of various food and non-food crops are also on display for the whole week.

For more information on this week’s line up of activities, please call Ms. Dea Alita through the DA trunklines (02) 8928-8741 to 64 or (02) 8273-2474 local 2818 or visit