Sentinel pigs to be tested for ASF by Aug. 2 – PVet

The nearly 500 sentinel pigs distributed in the province last June 23, 2022 by the Department of Agriculture regional office will have to test negative for Africal Swine Fever (ASF)…

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Genetically modified Golden Rice to benefit nearly 200,000 people

Nearly 200,000 Catandunganons, including 29,919 children aged 0-59 months old and 11,963 pregnant and lactating mothers, will be benefited once production of Golden Rice on the island begins. This was…

PSA Catanduanes surveys crop production, farm prices this May

The Philippine Statistics Authority is conducting two important surveys in Catanduanes this month: the 2nd Quarter 2022 Crops Production Survey (CrPS) and the monthly Farm Prices Survey in all municipalities.…

PDRF, partners launch abaca farm school in Catanduanes

The Philippine Disaster Resilience Foundation (PDRF), with the support of Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, has launched the Farmers Field School on Abaca Production in the municipalities of Virac and San…

P25-M profit seen from 12 crab nurseries

More than P25 million in income could be earned by the 12 cooperators in the mangrove crab nursery project turned over by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR)…

Magnesia NHS launches own agri-tourism project

Residents of the island as well as visitors wishing to enjoy the refreshing atmosphere of nature can now visit Magnesia National High School in Virac where an agri-tourism project recently…

PSA Catanduanes to conduct Feb. 2022 Farm Price Survey

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) in Catanduanes will conduct the Farm Price Survey (FPS) this February 2022. The FPS, which is conducted monthly by PSA, aims to generate estimates on…

1,639 abaca farmers affected by Rolly receive P3k cash incentive from PDRF

By the end of this week, 1,639 abaca farmers whose livelihood was wiped out by super typhoon Rolly in 2020 will have received P3,000 each as Cash-for-Work incentive under a…