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MOA Signing for Davao del Norte PAFES (May 2, 2022)

Author: DA Communications Group | 3 May 2022

The local government units (LGUs), academe, and private sector representatives in Davao del Norte signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Department of Agriculture (DA) for the establishment of the Davao del Norte Province-led Agriculture and Fisheries Extension System (PAFES).

On May 2, 2022, Agriculture Secretary William Dar led the partnership signing while highlighting the role of the province in the growth of the agriculture and fisheries sector and in achieving food security at the local level. 

The PAFES co-investors and co-implementers include the DA Davao Regional Field Office, DA-Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in Davao, the Davao del Norte provincial LGU, University of Southeastern Philippines, and the League of Municipalities and League of Cities of the Philippines in Davao del Norte.

The League of Municipal and City Agriculturists of the Philippines-Davao del Norte, Provincial Agriculture and Fisheries Council, Davao del Norte Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Provincial Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Council, Provincial Federation of Rural Improvement Club, Provincial Federation of 4-H Club, and the Green Habits also signed as PAFES partners.