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Four lucky men, some unlucky ones and a witch

I had an enjoyable experience reading some Visayan folktales that Berton L. Maxfield and W. H. Millington compiled for The Journal of American Folklore in 1906. 821 more words


Western Visayas rural women empowered

Considered as the backbone of sustainable livelihood, rural women contribute in the attainment of food security and the country’s sustainable development goals. The Department of Agriculture (DA) recognizes their efforts in the quest to end poverty and hunger and promote food nutrition. 498 more words

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DA 6 urges brown rice consumption in WV

The Department of Agriculture (DA) through the Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) intensifies the promotion of the brown rice consumption in its recently launched #BROWN4good Challenge. 307 more words

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DA pushes for development of cattle industry in Western Visayas

Jaime San Buenaventura, Science Research Specialist of BAI discussed the importance of the establishment forage and pasture during the two-day training on Cattle Fattening at Regatta Hotel, Iloilo City. 380 more words

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Israeli envoy meets stakeholders in WV, cites human resource vital to agri dev’t

The Israel Ambassador to the Philippines Effie Ben Matityau has recently visited Iloilo to share the best practices of his country in attaining inclusive agricultural development and as one of the world-exporters of safe, fresh and quality produce. 477 more words

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Coop in Iloilo qualifies for Gawad Saka search

The Southern Iloilo Area Multi-Purpose Cooperative (SIAMPC) based in Oton, Iloilo is one of the national finalists in the 2016 Gawad Saka Search for Outstanding Filipino Farmers and Fisherfolk- Small Farmers Organization Category. 89 more words

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Recoter talks on Project ‘MANa’ among Guimaras agri leaders

Department of Agriculture (DA) 6 Regional Executive Director Remelyn R. Recoter detailed the Project “Maunlad na Agrikultura sa Nayon” (MANa) among municipal agriculturists and rice program coordinators of the province of Guimaras during a recently held Municipal Agriculture Officers (MAOs) meeting. 314 more words

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