Cebuano News: 3,791 ka mga Agusanon nakabenipisyo sa ISDAP

BUTUAN CITY, Enero 8 (PIA) – Mikabat  sa 3,791 ka mga Agusanon ang nahatagan og ayudang medical, tranportasyon, Edukasyon ug uban pang panginahanglan sa mga yanong lumulopyo sa probinsya sa Agusan del Norte pinaagi sa Integrated Social Development Assistance Program (ISDAP).P8 milyones ang orihin... Read more

Dinagat Islands declared as rabies-free zone

SAN JOSE, Dinagat Islands, Jan. 8 (PIA) - The province of Dinagat Islands was officially declared as rabies-free zone by the Department of Health (DoH) and the Department of Agriculture (DA) during the awarding ceremony held recently at the Pesticide and Fertilizer Authority Conference Hall, Bureau ... Read more

DAR, XU hold product quality enhancement, product processing clinic activities for ARB orgs

AGUSAN DEL SUR, Jan. 8 (PIA) - The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) thru Program Beneficiary Development in cooperation with Food Technology Department (FTD) of Xavier University, Cagayan de Oro City recently conducted the Product Assessment, Product Clinic and Orientation on Hazard Analysis and ... Read more

Feature: Bayugan town farmers venture Tableya-making

Tsokolate (chocolate) - almost everybody love it!          Cacao plants or “kakaw” in Visayan dialect is one of the sources of tsokolate which the residents of Barangay Magkiangkang, Bayugan I, Agusan del Sur are growing. The seeds were processed to make “tableya” or tsokolate.   In ... Read more

AgSur farmers attend Climate Change Orientation

AGUSAN DEL SUR, Jan. 8 (PIA) – The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) together with the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) had recently conducted the orientation on Climate Change with the local farmers held at Farmers Training Center, Municipal Agricultural Office, Esperanza, this province.T... Read more

ARBs, non-ARBs graduate from farm business school in AgSur

AGUSAN DEL SUR, Jan. 7 (PIA) - The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Agusan del Sur and Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) as co-implementer of Farm Business School (FBS) within the Municipality of Esperanza, Agusan del Sur recently conducted a joint graduation which involved both Agrarian Refo... Read more

AgSur coop launches microfinance program

AGUSAN DEL SUR, Jan. 7 (PIA) – The Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries (ARBs) of Buenasuerte Multi-Purpose Cooperative with the assistance from the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) and Los Arcos Multi-Purpose Cooperative (LAMPCO) recently launched the microfinance program in the province.The program ... Read more

Dinagat Chamber conferred Most Outstanding Young Chamber

SAN JOSE, Dinagat Islands, Jan. 7 (PIA) - The Dinagat Province Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DiPCCI) adjudged as the Most Outstanding Young Chamber of the Philippines by the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI).The awarding ceremony was held recently during the closing ceremony of ... Read more

Pork festival set in Butuan

BUTUAN CITY, Jan. 7 (PIA) – Pilmico Food Corporation in partnership with Winrock International will hold the “Mahalin Pagkaing Atin (MPA) – Caraga Pork Festival on January 29 in one of the convention centers here.The MPA campaign, according to  Pilmico Corporate Social Responsibility Unit Hea... Read more

DAR provides P900k calamity assistance to AgSur coop

AGUSAN DEL SUR, Jan. 7 (PIA) - The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) of this province has recently executed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) for cash assistance amounting to P900,000.00 for Sta. Isabel Patrocinio Calamansi Growers Multi-Purpose Cooperative (SIPACAGROMUPCO).The said MOA was executed... Read more

SurSur guv assures capitol employees of pay hike

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Jan. 7 (PIA) – Governor Johnny Pimentel here has assured capitol employees of pay hike under the Salary Standardization Law (SSL) IV that will take effect starting January 1, 2016.Speaking during the first Monday Flag ceremony program at the capitol lobby this year, t... Read more

Feature: DepEd Tandag City Division: Reaching beyond targets, a milestone

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Jan. 7 (PIA) - Most people are familiar with the words “milestone,” but they used it in a slightly different manner. Milestones for the Romans helped traveller to know how far they had come on their journey.  Our modern use of this expression does the same thing. ... Read more

News Feature: First-ever regional IP youth leadership, communicators summit successfully held in Caraga

BUTUAN CITY, Jan. 6 (PIA) - For the first time, Indigenous Peoples (IP) youth from the different Certificate of Ancestral Domain Titles (CADTs) in Caraga gathered and actively participated in a summit which equipped them to become better leaders and effective communicators.The 4th Infantry Division ... Read more

Firecracker-related injuries reach 68 in Caraga

BUTUAN CITY, Jan. 5 (PIA) – The Department of Health (DOH) Caraga has recently recorded a total of 68 firework-related injuries regionwide, as of Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016.DOH Caraga information officer Romelyn Torraba said among the 68, 34 cases were children below 10 years old while 27 others had a... Read more

NFA administrator visits Surigao Norte

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Jan. 5 (PIA) – The food authority’s administrator, regional director and staff led by National Food Authority (NFA) administrator Zenen Renan B. Dalisay arrived in the city on Jan. 4, for its first official visit here.In his message, Dalisay assured that the whol... Read more