The Department of Agriculture through the Philippine Crop Insurance Corp. (PCIC) has paid a total of P245.5 million to 28,419
farmers, enabling them to recover and start a new from crop damages due to El Niño in the first semester and typhoon ‘Juan’ in
the latter half of 2010.
Provincial and municipal governments in Mindanao have proposed a total of P6.38-billion worth of rural infrastructure projects under the second phase of the World Bank funded Mindanao Rural Development Program (MRDP2), implemented by the Department of Agriculture.
|Source Institution||Department of Agriculture|
|Place of Publication||Quezon City|
|Original Publication Date||January 1, 2013|
|Tags||DA News, DA chief issues|