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Presyong Risonable Dapat (PRD) Program Launch (July 29, 2021)

Author: DA Communications Group | 29 July 2021

Agriculture Secretary William Dar, Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez, Robinsons Retail Holdings, Inc. President and CEO Robina Gokongwei Pe, and Robinsons Supermarket Jody Gadia launched the “Presyong Risonable Dapat (PRD) Program: Frozen Meat Edition”  on July 29, 2021 at the Robinsons Supermarket Galleria.

Through the PRD Program, which will be implemented in all Robinsons Supermarket within the National Capital Region, frozen pork and chicken products will be made available at lower prices compared to those in public markets and other establishments.

Under the PRD Program, consumers can now buy the following discounted frozen meat and chicken products:

  • Pork belly/liempo – P250/kg
  • Porkchop – P220/kg
  • Kasim/Pigue – P220/kg
  • Ground pork – P200/kg
  • Chicken leg quarters – P110/kg

(Photo 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

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