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Culmination of National Rice Awareness Month (Dec. 3, 2020)

Author: DA Communications Group | 3 December 2020

Highlighting the culmination of the National Rice Awareness Month celebration of the Department of Agriculture in Region 2, Agriculture Secretary William Dar led the launching of the PandeRice and other rice-based-based products in Tuguegarao City on December 2.

PandeRise, which was developed by the DA Regional Field Office 2 through its research centers and experiment stations, uses “Calatrava” rice variety as a substitute for wheat flour.

During the same event, Secretary Dar awarded the top performers of the rice derby participated by hybrid seed companies and state colleges and universities regionwide. Farmer-cooperatives and associations and other stakeholders who support organic agriculture, particularly those who practice and adapt to the good agricultural practices were also awarded, as part of the culminating activity for the Organic Agriculture Month. (Photos by Alan Jay Jacalan, DA-AFID)

Bidders' Forum

This event aims to apprise the Bidders on the Standard Bidding Procedures of the Department of Agriculture - Office of the Secretary and the introduction of Green Procurement conditions in the procurement of Lease of Venue, Catering of Food Provision and I.T. Equipment.

As such, we highly encourage you to join and participate in this meaningful event as we have allotted two (2) slots per company on a "First come, First Served" basis. This activity will be held in Region IV-A, exact location to be announced.

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