DAR Agusan Norte holds leadership, values seminar for ARBs

BUTUAN CITY, May 16 – Twenty three (23) Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Organizations (ARBOs) underwent a Cooperative Leadership and Values Re-orientation Seminar conducted on April 25-26, May 2-3, 5-6 and 9-10, 2017 at Agrarian Information and Marketing Center here. At least 150 participants tha... Read more

Kalahi-CIDSS workers gearing up for busy 2017 implementation

BUTUAN CITY, May 16 – Field and Regional engineers and Technical Service Providers (TSP) of the Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan – Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services (Kalahi-CIDSS) implemented under the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) attended the five-day... Read more

PSA Surigao Norte conducts tablet-aided geotagging building structures

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, May 16 - The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) here conducts a Tablet-Aided Geotagging of Building Structures from May 15, 2017 to September 30, 2017 across the province of Surigao del Norte. The activity aims to come up with accurate and reliable digitized ma... Read more

Feature: Bahay Kubo sings a variety of veggies for the picking

Who could not recognize the song Bahay Kubo? A classic Filipino nursery song with lyrics of which mention many different local vegetables (...Ang halaman doon ay sari-sari...).  Filipinos use, mix and cook vegetables in different methods and call them in different terms. Want to start singing the s... Read more

Tagalog News: Konsumo ng prutas, gulay at lamang-ugat bumaba

LUNGSOD NG BUTUAN, May 16 -- Maraming Pilipino ang hindi kumakain ng tamang dami ng gulay, prutas, at lamang-ugat. Ayon sa isinagawang survey noong 2013 ng Department of Science and Technology’s  Food and Nutrition Research Institute (DOST-FNRI), napag-alaman na karamihan sa mga Filipino ay hi... Read more

Cebuano News: 2 ka proyekto sa NIA giturn-over na

DAKBAYAN SA BUTUAN, May 16 -- Gi-inagurahan bag-uhay pa lamang ang duha ka proyekto sa National Irrigation Administration (NIA) nga mao ang Jubgan Communal Irrigation System (CIS) nga nagkantidad ug kapin P7 milyon ug ang Rehabilitasyon sa Sanghan Communal Irrigation system (CIS) nga adunay pondo ng... Read more

Tagalog News: Regular na pagkain ng gulay, may dagdag na benepisyong taglay

BUTUAN CITY, May 16 -- Ano ba ang gulay? Ang gulay ay tanim o bahagi ng tanim tulad ng ugat, tangkay, talbos, dahon, bunga, o bulaklak na kalimitang inihahain bilang ulam o ensalada.  Mayroong dalawang grupo ng gulay: ang madahong berde at dilaw na gulay, at ang iba pang gulay.  Malalaman sa kulay... Read more

Media asks to support AgSur’s ‘Kapatid Mentor Me’ program

SAN FRANCISCO, Agusan del Sur, May 16 - “We need the support of the media for Kapatid Mentor Me (KMME) program so this will be known to the different communities and help them benefit from said program.” This was the opening statement of Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) - Regional Opera... Read more

DOH Caraga to participate in AIDS candlelight memorial

BUTUAN CITY, May 15 (PIA) – The Department of Health (DOH) is commemorating this year’s Philippine International AIDS Candlelight Memorial (PIACM) celebration thru the conduct of the ‘Walk for a Cause’ on May 25, 2017 from the capitol grounds to Guingona Park, this city. According to DOH-... Read more

PIA, partners orient student leaders on ASEAN

BUTUAN CITY, May 15 (PIA) – Right after the recently concluded multi-sectoral forum on the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) here, the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) Caraga went to conducting campus forum for the same purpose – to intensify awareness of the students on the impo... Read more

ASEAN Campus Forum inspires young Caraganons to partner for change, sustainable development

BUTUAN CITY, May 15 (PIA) – Campus leaders and students from different colleges and universities in this city are more motivated in promoting awareness about the benefits of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in every Filipino’s life and its impacts in the attainment for sustaina... Read more

‘Mentor Me’ program excites small businesses in Agusan Sur

SAN FRANCISCO, Agusan del Sur, May 15 – The interest of micro and small businesses or enterprises (MSEs) in this province on the ‘Kapatid Mentor Me’ (KMME) program proved to be very high as actual participants during its recent launch with participants that reached to almost 400. The actual... Read more

Feature: Potassium in bananas helps regulate blood pressure

Bananas are one of the most popular fruits among people of all origins because these can be available fresh year-round and cheaper compared with other tropical fruits. To the consumer, the banana seems a simple name for the yellow and elongated fruit that is served as a dessert. The word “banan... Read more

Caraga RDP geared towards attainment of ASEAN development goals

BUTUAN CTY, May 15 (PIA) - As the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member countries envisioned to achieve greater economic cooperation in the areas of financial policies, trade, and human capital, the Caraga Regional Development Plan (RDP) is likewise focused on the long-term developme... Read more

DTI holds regional trade fair, exhibit in Butuan

BUTUAN CITY, May 15 (PIA) – In time with this year’s Balangay Festival here, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Caraga is set to hold the opening of the ‘Buy Caraga By Caraga: Balangay Festival Edition’ regional trade fair and exhibit on May 17, 2017 at the Robinsons Place’ Atrium,... Read more