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343 farmers thank DAR for P6.8M loan assistance

By Ferdinand Arroza Agrarian Production Credit Program (APCP) is a crop production loan with a budget of 1 billion Pesos wherein Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP) is the conduit bank and the target clients are Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries thru Agrarian Reform Beneficiary Organizations (ARBOs). Through this program, La Paz, ...

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Climate change czar to run for Congress

By Ben Serrano, Correspondent BUTUAN CITY — Climate Change Commission Vice Chairperson Mary Ann Lucille Sering filed her Certificate of Candidacy for Surigao del Norte’s second congressional district under the Liberal Party, here yesterday. Sering has been serving the country’ s climate change commission as President Benigno Aquino III’s second ...

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Davsur guv files CoC for same position in Davoc

By Eldie S. Aguirre, Digos Bureau Chief DIGOS CITY — Incumbent Davao del Sur Governor Claude Bautista is true to his public announcement he will no longer seek reelection in the province after he filed his certificate of candidacy (CoC) for governor of Davao Occidental on Thursday morning. House Representative ...

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Digos mayor shuns gubernatorial post

By Eldie S. Aguirre, Digos Bureau Chief DIGOS CITY — Rumored as the possible Liberal Party bet for the gubernatorial race in Davao del Sur, Ma-yor Joseph Peñas ‘doused a pail of cold water’ over the flaming issue after he filed his Certificate of Candidacy (CoC) for mayor of Digos ...

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Duterte to NPA: Come let’s talk

By MANNY PIÑOL, Contributor COTABATO CITY — Davao City Mayor and Presidential prospect Rody Duterte today called on the Communist New People’s Army to end their armed struggle and prepare for a new life of peace under his Presidency. “It is time to end the fighting. Come down from the ...

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Alert vessel crew foils piracy attempt

By FROILAN GALLARDO, Contributor CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY — Crew members of a cargo ship prevented what could have been an act of piracy and kidnapping by locking themselves in their rooms as instructed by their captain, a Coast Guard official said. Sarangani Coast Guard station Chief Lt. George Maganto ...

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DAR conducts training on Financial Management for Agusan Sur Farmers

By Jonalyn Camacho The Agrarian Production Credit Program (APCP) has been implemented to Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries (ARB) and households as it catered feasible and practical financial assistance to farmer beneficiaries’ preferred crop production. This year, Agusan del Sur has already served 32 Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Organizations (Arbos) which consist 70% ...

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