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09:09:47 AM | Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

WITH less younger people interested into farming, food security might be at a bigger risk in the future, said Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc. (DCCCII) president.

 

04:17:22 PM | Monday, February 12th, 2018

Senator Cynthia Villar has sought for a Senate inquiry into the reported insufficient supply of rice at the National Food Authority (NFA), as well as a review on the role of the agency in ensuring the country’s food security.

10:32:36 AM | Monday, February 12th, 2018

Work gets underway to ensure that food security is attained in Siargao, one of the most pristine islands in the Philippines.

10:05:20 AM | Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

MARAWI CITY, Jan. 31 (PIA-ICCC) -- In line with the government's continuing effort to rehabilitate Marawi, Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) is closely working with government line agencies and international non-government organizations to provide livelihood assistance for the returning communities of the war-torn city.

09:56:02 AM | Monday, February 5th, 2018

The FAO Legislative Advisory Group Philippines (FLAG-PH) was launched as part of a broader plan to develop similar partnerships in other Asia Pacific nations.

04:23:28 PM | Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

MANILA - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations has teamed up with 10 legislators to put up a "parliamentary alliance" that will focus on food security and nutrition in the Philippines.

09:26:19 AM | Friday, January 19th, 2018

MANILA-The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is further strengthening its patnership with the Government of the Philippines to ensure food security and nutrition in the country with the launch today of the FAO Legislative Advisory Group-Philippines (FLAG-PH).

09:34:40 AM | Thursday, January 18th, 2018

QUEZON CITY, Dec. 20 -- The Department of Agriculture (DA) reminds the public to be mindful of their food consumption this holiday season during the culmination of #RICEponsiblePlateChallenge, a social media campaign that encourages consumers to prepare the healthiest and most balanced meal in a plate.

09:19:31 AM | Thursday, January 18th, 2018

MANILA, Dec. 22 – The National Food Authority (NFA) will continue to build up its food security buffer stocks from domestic palay procurement and rice importation, if necessary, under a regime where quantitative restriction (QR) on rice has been lifted.

09:13:17 AM | Thursday, January 18th, 2018

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, Jan. 12 (PIA) -- “Food Security and Poverty Alleviation are the expected impact of Community Fish Landing Center (CFLC) in accordance with the goals and objectives of BFAR IV-A for the fishery and aquaculture sector particularly in Laguna,” Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Region IV-A (BFAR IV-A) Regional Director Lilian Garcia stated.