Beyond Buzzwords: Transforming Philippine Agriculture!

Meeting with USDA Officials

Author: DA Communications Group | 30 September 2019

Philippine Agriculture Secretary William Dar met with US Undersecretary of Agriculture for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs Ted McKinney and US Agriculture Counselor Morgan Haas on September 27, 2019 in Malate, Manila.

Dar expressed his appreciation to the government of US for allowing the shipment of young coconuts stressing that the Department of Agriculture (DA) is set on establishing more market opportunities for Filipino coconut farmers.

During the meeting, the Philippine agri chief also discussed other trade relations particularly for okra and pineapples to enter all ports in the US. (Photos by Alan Jay Jacalan, 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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