The City Government of Puerto Princesa, in partnership with Puerto Princesa and Palawan Seaweed Network and USAID - SURGE (The Strengthening Urban Resilience for Growth with Equity), organized the Palawan Seaweed Industry Summit to be held at City State Asturias on May 9-10, 2019. The two-day event will be full-packed...
The City of Puerto Princesa will study the farming system of Israel to replicate its best agricultural practices and technologies in an attempt to boost food production in the locality. Atty. Arnel Pedrosa, the City Administrator, said that the City Government intends to send employees in Israel to learn from...
Knowledge on farming is meant to be shared and, as the extension arm in the agriculture sector, the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) is creating the means for people to do so thru AgriTalk, a series of free seminars on different agriculture and fisheries technologies featuring experts from public and...
The Mango Processing Facility and Marketing subproject is being eyed to be a huge contribution in the government’s effort in solving the problem on mango oversupply in Puerto Princesa City. The processing facility is currently being constructed in Sitio Tagumpay, Brgy. Inagawan Sub which is strategically surrounded by mango growers...

UP trains Puerto farmers on Hydroponics

The University of the Philippines (UP) trained more than 50 individuals on Hydroponics also known as soilless culture technology in Puerto Princesa City at the City Hall on Wednesday, March 27, 2019. The trainees were city government employees, farmers, and representatives from selected...
JCI Puerto Princesa Oil spearheaded the two-day livelihood skills training and workshop dubbed as LEGACY (Livelihood Empowering seaweed Growers Along Coastal-communitY) held at Diwata Hall, Poblacion, Quezon Palawan last March 14 to 15, 2019. The event is in partnership and collaboration with various agencies and stakeholders ...
The city’s zoning chief said that her office intends to reclassify productive fishponds into protected agriculture zones at the same time the idle fishponds will be prohibited from being used to allow mangroves to regenerate and recover. Engr. Jovenee Sagun, head of the city...
JCI Puerto Princesa Oil spearhead a banner community project dubbed as LEGACY (Livelihood Empowering seaweed Growers Along Coastal-communitY), now on its third year extending its assistance by providing a two-day forum to indigenous seaweed farmers and livelihood training and workshop for women of Quezon, Palawan on March 14 - 15, 2019,...
Patay na nang matagpuan ang isang dugong sa dalampasigan ng Barangay Poblacion, Araceli nitong umaga lamang, ika-26 ng Pebrero. Ayon kay Divina P. Ventilacion, municipal agriculturist ng Araceli, may tumatagas na dugo sa ilong at bibig ng dugong pero wala namang indikasyon na...
The Farmers of Yamang Bukid with Department of Agriculture undersecretary Evelyn Laviña. Photo by Melisa Hikilan / Palawan Daily News It was a remarkable day for the farmers of Yamang Bukid Farm who were recognized as “unsung heroes” in the 4th...
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