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DA-SAAD: The Epitome of Change

By Myer G. Mula, PhD Amidst the pandemic, the year 2020 strongly contributed to the food security of the 30 poorest of the poor provinces covered by the Department of Agriculture-Special Area for Agricultural Development (DA-SAAD) Program on the domestic…

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The world is my oyster

“The world is my oyster”, said Cresencia Aparici Añasco, a 55-year-old beneficiary of the Department of Agriculture-Special Area for Agricultural Development (DA-SAAD) Program, as she referred to the bivalve mollusc as an opportunity that came into her life. Cresencia received…

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SAAD project helps 67 fisherfolks in Lazi, Siquijor

SIQUIJOR, September 25, 2020 - The Special Area for Agricultural Development (SAAD) Program of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) in Region 7 helped 67 fisherfolks through a Pond Culture Technology project worth Php 600,000.00 in the town…

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Php 1.7M motorized boats turned over to 72 fisherfolks

BOHOL, September 23, 2020 – Seventy-two (72) individual fisherfolks from Pres. Carlos P. Garcia benefited from the Php 1.7 million worth of livelihood assistance under the FY 2019 of Special Area for Agricultural Development (SAAD) Program of the Bureau of…

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President Ferdinand Romualdez Marcos Jr.
Republic of the Philippines
Secretary, Department of Agriculture

Ulysses J. Lustria Jr.
Director

                  

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