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Forum on Hybrid Rice, City of Manila

Author: DA-AFID | 16 August 2019

Agriculture Secretary William D. Dar calls out for the support of the business sector to assist the farmers and fisherfolk who are the DA’s partners in the development of agriculture during the Special Forum on Hybrid Rice held at the Century Park Hotel on August 16, 2019. The event was led by the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) and the Belt and Road Initiative of Wuhan Gouying Seed Co., Ltd, in cooperation with the Philippine Chamber of Agriculture and Food Inc., (PCAFI), Agri-Fisheries Alliance (AFA), Philippine Food Processors and Exporters (PHILFOODEX), and the Philippine Exporters Organization (PHLEXPORT).  (Photos by Alarico Nuestro, 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.