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...
Yamang Bukid formally opens its mushroom production house as part of the 4th Agros Festival on Saturday, February 16. Undersecretary Evelyn Laviňa of the Department of Agriculture led the ribbon-cutting rites and was the first to harvest the mushrooms. Department...
MIMAROPA farmers now have better yield because of an innovative mobile application called the RCM or Rice Crop Manager (RCM). According to a study made by the Department of Agriculture-MIMAROPA (DA-MIMAROPA) Research Division, farmers increased its average yield to 4.93 tons/ha. in 2018 (using inbred rice...
Top bee scientist of the Philippines will help the Yamang Bukid Farm set up yet another unique feature that would surely make the newly accredited agro-tourism destination in Puerto Princesa abuzz. A team of experts from the University of the Philippines-Los Baños to be...
Not only Yamang Bukid Farm is known to accommodate people with its vast cheery sunflowers, ornamental plants, artworks and affordable restaurants. YB Farm in Barangay Bacungan, Puerto Princesa City is now building a laboratory that is capable of making Trichoderma, a 3-in-1 solution that will improve agriculture...
Two provincial legislators expressed alarm at the infestation of mangoes by pulp weevils that crossed from southern to northern parts of the island province despite a P100-million fund to arrest the spread of the disease. Board Member Albert G. Rama said that a report coming from the Department of Agriculture (DA)...
The Office of the Provincial Agriculture (OPA) - Productivity Rice Enhancement Development (OPA-PRED) of the Provincial Government of Palawan has recorded an average yield of more or less five (5) metric tons per hectare during this year’s wet season on its hybrid rice. This is a higher yield compared...
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