DavSur organic farmers seek certification

DavSur organic farmers seek certification

MAGSAYSAY, Davao del Sur (MindaNews / 27 Aug) – Members of the Magsaysay Organic Farmers Marketing Cooperative (Mofarmco) in this municipality are seeking for a certification from ...

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Organic Agriculture congress set in Davao City this year

Organic Agriculture congress set in Davao City this year

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/08 August) -- The Department of Agriculture (DA) will hold the first ever Regional Organic Agriculture Congress here sometime in October. In her letter to Ci ...

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Davao City to open Organic Trading Post this year

Davao City to open Organic Trading Post this year

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/06 August) -- The City Agriculture Office (CAO) will open the Organic Trading Post on Palma Gil St. this year. The two-storey building will serve as a consol ...

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ASEAN integration seen to boost markets for PH organic produce

ASEAN integration seen to boost markets for PH organic produce

KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews/02 October) -- Prospects appear bright for the country’s organically-grown products with the integration by next year of the 10 member-states of the Asso ...

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Fresh and Organic

Fresh and Organic

A farm attendant waters his produce which is sold at the organic market in Rizal Park, Davao city on Friday, August 22, 2014. MindaNews photo by Toto Lozano ...

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DA-12 to convert 74,800 hectares into organic farms

DA-12 to convert 74,800 hectares into organic farms

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 15 May) – The Department of Agriculture in Region 12 in targeting to convert within the next two years around 74,800 hectares of agricultural area ...

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Koronadal LGU pushes organic farming

Koronadal LGU pushes organic farming

KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews / 23 Sept) – Upbeat with the prospects of the thriving organic agriculture industry, the city government here is pushing for the massive adoption by loca ...

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Farmers in Region 12 urged to plant organic rice for foreign markets

Farmers in Region 12 urged to plant organic rice for foreign markets

KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews/22 June)— Farmers in Region 12 were encouraged to plant more organic rice for markets abroad as the area shipped anew another volume to a foreign country ...

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Pioneering SouthCot farmer honored for contributions to rice industry, organic farming

Pioneering SouthCot farmer honored for contributions to rice industry, organic farming

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 30 May) – The Department of Agriculture (DA) posthumously honored a pioneering farmer-rice scientist based in nearby South Cotabato province for h ...

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Bukidnon to promote organic farming

Bukidnon to promote organic farming

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews/06 January) – Bukidnon will start implementing the law on organic agriculture this year with an information drive and by developing demonstration farms, ...

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Malaybalay Diocese promotes organic farming

Malaybalay Diocese promotes organic farming

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews/19 January) -- The Social Action Center (SAC) of the Diocese of Malaybalay is working with close to 800 Bukidnon farmers in its organic farming project, ...

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UP professor lashes back at critics, defends controversial Bt eggplant

UP professor lashes back at critics, defends controversial Bt eggplant

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/11 Dec) - The University of the Philippines (UP) professor who headed the Bt Eggplant field testing here lashed back at critics, saying there is nothing to b ...

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