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Sultan Kudarat

LEGENDS
Mallard Duck Production
Goat Production

The Province of Sultan Kudarat is named after the famous sultan of Maguindanao, Sultan Mohammed Dipatuan Kudarat.  It is composed of 11 municipalities and one city.  It is situated between the provinces of Maguindanao and Cotabato on the north and South Cotabato and Sarangani on the south.  As of 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015), the province has a total population of 812,095 with an average household size of 4.4 members.  Based on the 2010 Census of Population and Housing, the major dialects generally spoken are Hiligaynon/llonggo (38.0%), Maguindanaon (26.6%), Ilocano (12.8%), and Cebuano (7.6%).  The province has a total land area of 5,363.86 sq. km.

The soil topography of the province ranges from plain and rolling to hilly and mountainous. Its soils are favorable for the cultivation of all kinds of crops especially for rice and corn.  Major crops are palay, corn, coffee, coconut, banana, African palm oil and sugar cane.  Climate in the province is characterized by a short dry season of one to three months while the rainfall is evenly distributed throughout the year.  The province is considered free from typhoons.          

Sultan Kudarat has twelve (12) municipalities (Bagumbayan, Columbio, Esperanza, Isulan, Kalamansig, Lambayong, Lebak, Lutayan, Palimbang, President Quirino, Senator Ninoy Aquino & Tacurong) with two hundred fifty-five (255) barangays.

The province’s economic activity is agriculture. The leading crops produced in the province are rice, corn, coconut, coffee, banana, mango, durian and African palm. In terms of area, palay has the highest land area of 118,074 hectares with a total production of 430,996 metric tons of palay.

For the livestock sector, the province produces the most number of heads of swine and carabao. On the other hand, native chicken and backyard duck raising are commonly raised in the province.

The province has a total fishing ground area of 1,811.25 hectares broken down as follows: inland fishponds, 221.17 hectares; mangroves, 1,176.88 hectares; communal fishing, 93 hectares; and brackish fishponds, 322 hectares.

Marine fishing activities are being done in the three (3) coastal municipalities of Kalamansig, Lebak and Palimbang where various marine fish species including the exportable tuna could be found in abundance.

For the year 2015, the province has a total freshwater pond area of 221.18 hectares with a total production of 103.866 metric tons benefiting 3,063 fisherfolks. Ninety three hectares of this is communal fishing ground. Lebak has the largest freshwater fishing ground with 50 hectares followed by Isulan and Esperanza with 37.4 hectares and 35.6 hectares, respectively. (Socio-Economic Profile Sultan Kudarat Province, 2015)

 

Fisheries Production

For the year 2015, the province produced Php2.6 billion worth of fish catch. This shows an 11.76% increase from the 2014 production of Php2.3 billion. Fish production is recorded highest during the second quarter and lowest in the third quarter of the year. These data includes yield from commercial, municipal, marine municipal and inland municipal fisheries and aquaculture. (Socio-Economic Profile Sultan Kudarat Province, 2015.)

 The major commodites are tilapia and catfish in freshwater areas, bangus in brackishwater, and dimersal and small pelagic species in marine waters. (Source: OPAG-SK CY 2015.)

The poverty incidence rate among families in the province of Sultan Kudarat made a decrease of 16.9% from 41.2 in 2015 to 24.3 in 2018. This also means that a family of five must have an annual per capita poverty threshold of Php 23,775.00 to reach the basic and non-feed needs.

Agriculture Sector

A total of 4,254 individual farmers were selected as beneficiaries of the program covering eleven (11) municipalities from 2018 to 2019.
In 2018, an amount of Php 22.08 million worth of livelihood projects were provided to the province. These projects are the upland rice production, vegetable production, goat production and mallard duck production.

For 2019, Php 22.48 million worth of livelihood projects were provided to the 1,392 farmer-beneficiaries.

2018

BAGUMBAYAN
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of Beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Upland Rice Production with Vegetable Production Bai Saripinang 175 2,723,750.00
Vegetable Production Bai Saripinang 57 116,850.00
Goat Production with Vegetable Production Bai Saripinang 95 1,049,750.00
Mallard Duck Production with Vegetable Production Bai Saripinang 95 855,000.00
TOTAL 422 4,745,350.00
COLUMBIO
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of Beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Upland Rice Production with Vegetable Production Mayo 85 1,341,750.00
Vegetable Production Mayo 31 63,550.00
Goat Production with Vegetable Production Mayo 47 519,350.00
Mallard duck Production with Vegetable Production Mayo 48 432,000.00
Upland Rice Production with Vegetable Production Sinapulan 85 1,341,750.00
Vegetable Production Sinapulan 31 63,550.00
Goat Production with Vegetable Production Sinapulan 48 530,400.00
Mallard duck Production with Vegetable Production Sinapulan 47 423,000.00
TOTAL 422 4,715,350.00
COLUMBIO
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of Beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Upland Rice Production with Vegetable Production Mayo 85 1,341,750.00
Vegetable Production Mayo 31 63,550.00
Goat Production with Vegetable Production Mayo 47 519,350.00
Mallard duck Production with Vegetable Production Mayo 48 432,000.00
Upland Rice Production with Vegetable Production Sinapulan 85 1,341,750.00
Vegetable Production Sinapulan 31 63,550.00
Goat Production with Vegetable Production Sinapulan 48 530,400.00
Mallard duck Production with Vegetable Production Sinapulan 47 423,000.00
TOTAL 422 4,715,350.00
KALAMANSIG
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of Beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Upland Rice Production with Vegetable Production Paril 85 1,341,750.00
Vegetable Production Paril 31 63,550.00
Goat Production with Vegetable Production Paril 47 519,350.00
Mallard duck Production with Vegetable Production Paril 48 432,000.00
Upland Rice Production with Vegetable Production Sangay 85 1,341,750.00
Vegetable Production Sangay 31 63,550.00
Goat Production with Vegetable Production Sangay 48 530,400.00
Mallard duck Production with Vegetable Production Sangay 47 423,000.00
TOTAL 422 4,715,350.00
LEBAK
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of Beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Upland Rice Production with Vegetable Production Keytodak 87 1,353,100.00
Vegetable Production Keytodak 28 57,400.00
Goat Production with Vegetable Production Keytodak 47 519,350.00
Mallard duck Production with Vegetable Production Keytodak 48 432,000.00
Upland Rice Production with Vegetable Production Salansang 88 1,370,650.00
Vegetable Production Salansang 29 59,450.00
Goat Production with Vegetable Production Salansang 48 530,400.00
Mallard duck Production with Vegetable Production Salansang 47 423,000.00
TOTAL 422 4,745,750.00
LUTAYAN
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of Beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Upland Rice Production with Vegetable Production Palavilla 85 1,341,750.00
Vegetable Production Palavilla 32 65,600.00
Goat Production with Vegetable Production Palavilla 47 519,350.00
Mallard duck Production with Vegetable Production Palavilla 48 432,000.00
Upland Rice Production with Vegetable Production Tananzang 85 1,341,750.00
Vegetable Production Tananzang Tananzang Farmers Association 30 61,500.00
Goat Production with Vegetable Production Tananzang Tananzang Farmers Association 48 530,400.00
Mallard duck Production with Vegetable Production Tananzang Tananzang Farmers Association 47 423,000.00
TOTAL 422 4,715,350.00
SEN. NINOY AQUINO
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of Beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Upland Rice Production with Vegetable Production Banali 85 1,341,750.00
Vegetable Production Banali 31 63,550.00
Goat Production with Vegetable Production Banali 47 519,350.00
Mallard duck Production with Vegetable Production Banali 48 432,000.00
Upland Rice Production with Vegetable Production Lagubang 85 1,341,750.00
Vegetable Production Lagubang 31 63,550.00
Goat Production with Vegetable Production Lagubang 48 530,400.00
Mallard duck Production with Vegetable Production Lagubang 47 423,000.00
TOTAL 422 4,715,350.00
Tacurong
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of Beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Goat Production Kalandang 33 148,500.00
Vegetable Production New Passi 33 16,500.00
TOTAL 66 165,000.00
EZPERANZA
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of Beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Goat Production Pamantingan 33 148,500.00
Vegetable Production Pamantingan 33 16,500.00
TOTAL 66 165,000.00
ISULAN
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of Beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Goat Production Wide 33 148,500.00
Vegetable Production Wide 33 16,500.00
TOTAL 66 165,000.00
LAMBAYONG
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of Beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Goat Production Madanding 16 72,000.00
Mallard Duck Production Madanding 17 8,500.00
Goat Production Tinumigues 17 76,500.00
Mallard Duck Production Tinumigues 16 8,000.00
TOTAL 66 165,000.00
PALIMBANG
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of Beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Goat Production Kalibuhan 34 153,000.00
Mallard Duck Production Kalibuhan 34 16,500.00
TOTAL 68 169,500.00
PRES. QUIRINO
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of Beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Goat Production Bannawag 17 72,000.00
Mallard Duck Production Bannawag 17 8,250.00
Goat Production Katico 17 76,500.00
Mallard Duck Production Katico 17 8,250.00
TOTAL 68 169,500.00

2019

BAGUMBAYAN
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of Beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Upland Rice Production Chua 60 2,289,950.00
Sumilil 60 2,289,950.00
Corn Production Chua 30 1,785,770.00
Sumilil 30 1,785,770.00
Dairy Goat Production Chua 26 3,157,660.00
Sumilil 26 3,157,660.00
TOTAL 232 14,466,760.00
COLUMBIO
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of Beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Upland Rice Production Maligaya 60 2,289,950.00
Natividad 60 2,289,950.00
Corn Production Maligaya 30 1,785,770.00
Natividad 30 1,785,770.00
Dairy Goat Production Maligaya 26 3,157,660.00
Natividad 26 3,157,660.00
TOTAL 232 14,466,760.00
LEBAK
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of Beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Upland Rice Production Basak 120 2,289,950.00
Corn Production Basak 60 1,785,770.00
Dairy Goat Production Basak 52 3,157,660.00
TOTAL 232 14,466,760.00
LUTAYAN
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of Beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Upland Rice Production Maindang 60 2,289,950.00
Sampao 60 2,289,950.00
Corn Production Maindang 30 1,785,770.00
Sampao 30 1,785,770.00
Dairy Goat Production Maindang 26 3,157,660.00
Sampao 26 3,157,660.00
TOTAL 232 14,466,760.00
PALIMBANG
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of Beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Upland Rice Production Kalibuhan 120 2,289,950.00
Corn Production Kalibuhan 60 1,785,770.00
Dairy Goat Production Kalibuhan 52 3,157,660.00
TOTAL 232 14,466,760.00
SENATOR NINOY AQUINO
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of Beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Upland Rice Production Langgal 60 2,289,950.00
Sewod 60 2,289,950.00
Corn Production Langgal 30 1,785,770.00
Sewod 30 1,785,770.00
Dairy Goat Production Langgal 26 3,157,660.00
Sewod 26 3,157,660.00
TOTAL 232 14,466,760.00

2020

BAGUMBAYAN
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Integrated Upland Rice Production with Livestock and Vegetable Production Monteverde   150 3,032,100.00
Integrated Corn Production with Poultry and Vegetable Production Monteverde   60 1,107,840.00
Integrated Upland Rice Production with Poultry and Vegetable Production Daluga   80 1,261,120.00
Dairy Goat Production Daluga Daluga Farmers Association 40 771,280.00
TOTAL     330 6,172,340.00
SENATOR NINOY AQUINO
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Integrated Upland Rice Production with Livestock and Vegetable Production Midtungok   150 3,032,100.00
Integrated Corn Production with Poultry and Vegetable Production Midtungok   60 1,107,840.00
Integrated Upland Rice Production with Poultry and Vegetable Production Nati   80 1,261,120.00
Dairy Goat Production Nati Rural Improvement Club 40 771,280.00
TOTAL     330 6,172,340.00
LEBAK
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Integrated Upland Rice Production with Livestock and Vegetable Production Bululawan   150 3,032,100.00
Integrated Upland Rice Production with Poultry and Vegetable Production New Calinog   80 1,261,120.00
Integrated Corn Production with Poultry and Vegetable Production Capilan   60 1,107,840.00
Dairy Goat Production Capilan   40 771,280.00
TOTAL     330 6,172,340.00
PALIMBANG
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Integrated Upland Rice Production with Livestock and Vegetable Production Duolol   150 3,032,100.00
Integrated Corn Production with Poultry and Vegetable Production Lumitan   60 1,261,120.00
Dairy Goat Production Lumitan   19 366,358.00
Dairy Goat Production Lumitan Lumitan Talawid Association 11 212,102.00
Dairy Goat Production Lumitan Sabala IA 10 192,820.00
TOTAL     250 5,064,500.00
LUTAYAN
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Integrated Upland Rice Production with Livestock and Vegetable Production Antong   150 3,032,100.00
Integrated Corn Production with Poultry and Vegetable Production Mamali   60 1,261,120.00
Dairy Goat Production Mamali Mamali Farmers Association 40 771,280.00
TOTAL     250 5,064,500.00
COLUMBIO
Project Title Barangay Farmers Association Number of beneficiaries Amount
(Php)
Integrated Upland Rice Production with Livestock and Vegetable Production Bantangan   150 3,032,100.00
Integrated Corn Production with Poultry and Vegetable Production Telafas   60 1,261,120.00
Dairy Goat Production Elbebe   40 771,280.00
TOTAL     250 5,064,500.00

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