Wednesday, January 16, 2019
The Farmer Entrepreneur - Larry Locara

GETTING READY FOR THE RAINS

By mid-May rains may have come in earnest. Some farmers may have already planted by then since they have anticipated well in advance but...
ZIDOFA organic rice farming 

System of Rice Intensification: The ZIDOFA approach

A relatively new movement of organic rice producers is slowly getting the attention of the rice farmers and arousing the arid interests of the...

WVSU pushes indoor mushroom cultivation

Nowadays, the consumption demand of mushrooms in the market is increasing because of its high protein content, which is good for our living cells....
coffee alamid

DAR-6 to develop coffee alamid in IPs community

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR)-Iloilo is planning to develop a coffee alamid which is made from sivet cat poop or locally known as...
The Farmer Entrepreneur - Larry Locara

Seniors and Still Full of Energy

Our visit to the on-going construction of a new farm to market road at Barangay Pandan, Dingle rewarded us with an insight on how...
Larry Locara

Integration and Diversification are Keys to Survival

Time and again, we have written about integrating and diversifying crops for better agro-ecology and income streams. Readers and listeners of our radio program...

Concepcion’s goat farm now ready for occupancy

The Western Visayas Goat Nucleus Farm program of Iloilo Provincial Government is now ready to cater 500 goats at the 50-hectare land in Brgy....
White Rice

DA maintains no import outside MAV in 2014

The Department of Agriculture (DA) remains strong on its no rice importation outside its international trade commitments for next year. On its commitment with the...
AgriNurture encourages that major reforms in the agri sector should include empowering farmers in order to maximize their potentials.

‘Empower farmers to keep agri sector moving’

Empowering local farmers is very important to strengthen the country’s agricultural sector, according to AgriNurture Vice President and General Manager Larry Lacson. Lacson said in...
Mrs. Lea Deala, of Barangay Tinocuan, Dingle, Iloilo. Photo from RMN Iloilo facebook page.

An Outstanding Lady Integrated Farmer of Dingle, Iloilo

Mrs. Lea Deala, of Barangay Tinocuan, Dingle, Iloilo never expected that the common passion for farming that she shared with her husband will be...