Duterte orders palay-buying spree as prices plunge

Duterte orders palay-buying spree as prices plunge

President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the Department of Agriculture (DA), through the National Food Authority (NFA), to buy all locally harvested palay to help Filipino farmers recover from low prices.“In a democracy, officials are elected and their duty is to do for...
27,000 North Cotabato farmers insured their crops with PCIC

27,000 North Cotabato farmers insured their crops with PCIC

Koronadal City – 27,000 farmers tilling an equivalent area of about 49 thousand hectares in the province have insured their crops with the Philippine Crop Insurance Corporation (PCIC).According to Jozy Palita, PCIC insurance under writer, PCIC has already...