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RCEF-RFFA Distribution in Sariaya, Quezon (Oct. 21, 2021)

Author: DA Communications Group | 21 October 2021

The Department of Agriculture (DA), in partnership with the Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) and Quezon Provincial Government, conducted the first roll-out of the Rice Farmers and Financial Assistance (RFFA) under the Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund on October 21, 2021

Agriculture Secretary William D. Dar together with Quezon Province Representatives Wilfrido Mark M. Enverga (1st district) and David C. Suarez (2nd district), Governor Danilo E. Suarez, and Sariaya Mayor Marcelo P. Gayeta led the ceremonial turnover of Intervention Monitoring Card (IMC) to rice farmers.

The event was also attended by the DA officials from the Regional Field Office of CALABARZON and officials from DBP.

DA’s in partnership with SquidPay Technology will distribute the Intervention Monitoring Card (IMC) that will serve as farmer’s ID and cash card. (Photo by Alan Jay Jacalan, 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