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‘Hulbot-hulbot’ banned

The Department of Agriculture has ordered the banning of the Danish seine fishing or commonly known as hulbot-hulbot. Governor Arthur Defesor Sr. extended his support...
Johnny Nievares and family (4th and 5th from left) receive their award for Outstanding Farm Family from Department of Agriculture (DA)-6 Regional Executive Director Larry Nacionales (2nd from right) during the DA Western Visayas Gawad Saka 2014 Awarding Ceremony held at the Iloilo Midtown Hotel. (LTP/PIA-Iloilo)

DA-6 honors 2014 regional Gawad Saka awardees

The Department of Agriculture 6 (DA) Region VI recognized the 11 regional winners of the 2014 Gawad Saka at the Midtown Hotel here on...
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Other Poultry Diseases

This article is taken from the University Research and Development Center Darag Bulletin No.10 * 2010 of the West Visayas State University. Coccidiosis  Primarily a disease...
black rice production

Oton farmers boost production of black rice

Oton’s municipal ordinance number 2011-231 that promotes organic farming catches the attention of Department of Agriculture (DA) Region6. Seven (7) farmers of Oton, including...
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Iloilo eyes massive replacement of mangrove

The Iloilo provincial government will engage into massive mangrove plantation in coastal towns of Iloilo as part of the province’s rehabilitation plan aftermath of...
Khovaev paid a courtesy call on Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. at the Iloilo Provincial Capitol recently.

Export potential seen for agri products in Iloilo

Russian Ambassador to the Philippines Igor Khovaev considers the province of Iloilo as a “potential” source of agricultural products for exports to Russia. “The province...

DA-6 targets 2.6M metric tons of rice to achieve rice sufficiency

Considering 2013 is the Year of Rice, the Department of Agriculture 6 (DA-6) is now into land preparation for early planting as rainy season...

Guimaras’ Schools do it..even before Gulayan sa Paaralan Started

The Department of Agriculture (DA) and the Department of Education (DepEd) in cooperation with the National Nutrition Council (NNC) are presently implementing the “Gulayan...
The Farmer Entrepreneur - Larry Locara

Problems are Opportunities (6): Raise Chickens for Eggs and Meat (Part 4)

Food on the range: Once you have decided to start free range native or improved native chicken production, developing your ranging area is also of...
Department of Agriculture VI

Root crops viable substitute to rice

The Department of Agriculture 6 (DA-6) is encouraging farmers to plant root crops or those drought-resistant varieties during this summer period. DA-6 director Larry Nacionales...