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Distribution of DA Assistance in Misamis Oriental (Dec. 6, 2021)

Author: DA Communications Group | 6 December 2021

The province of Misamis Oriental received from the Department of Agriculture (DA) various agricultural interventions amounting to P157 million (M) on December 6, 2021.

Agriculture Secretary William Dar and members of the DA-Regional Field Office 10, led the distribution of assistance which forms part of the support of the national government to the food heroes of Region 10 who continued with their agricultural activities despite the threat of the Covid-19 pandemic.

The amount included P11 M unconditional cash grants to be distributed to 2,322 rice farmers tilling two hectares and below rice farms under the Rice Farmers Financial Assistance, and P11.77 M indemnity to 1,358 hog raisers affected by the African Swine Fever. (Photo by Gian Carlo Luague, 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: https://bit.ly/DA-memo-circular-on-PBIs-matrix-of-comments

Bidders’ Forum and Updates on DBM Circulars and GPPB Issuances related to Procurement

The Bidders’ Forum and Updates on DBM Circulars and GPPB Issuances related to Procurement aims to apprise the bidders of the latest Government Procurement Policy Board (GPPB) Issuances and Updates, to familiarize the bidders on the mandatory provisions and requirements of the new Bidding Documents, and to inform them on the basics of Penal, Civil, and Administrative Provisions under the 2016 Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations of RA No. 9184.