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Ti Golden Rice

ITAY kallabes, nagallangugang ti nabara nga isyu maipapan ti golden rice, a madama ti eksperimento iti pannakapatanorna wenno field test sadiay International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) sadiay Probinsia ti Nueva Ecija ken iti San Mateo, Isabela. Impeksa dagiti nagrali a mannalon iti isusupringda iti pannakapator ti golden rice. Ta ngamin, maysa kano daytoy a genetically […]

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DTI, DA, NFA launch prescribed labeling, SRP for rice

MAKATI CITY – Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary Ramon Lopez, Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Emmanuel Piñol, and the National Food Authority (NFA) Deputy Administrator Tomas Escarez joined forces in launching the prescribed labeling and suggested retail price (SRP) for milled rice on 27 October 2018 at Commonwealth Market in Quezon City. There […]

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EDITORIAL: Nawaya nga importasion iti bagas

BUMABANTO ngata iti dakkel a kantidad ti presio dagiti mailaklako a bagas kadagiti tiendaan kalpasan nga inyetnag ni Presidente Rodrigo Duterte ti direktiba maipapan iti “unimpended rice importation” wenno nawaya a panagangkat manipud kadagiti sabali a pagilian? Inrakurak ti Presidential Spokesman nga inyetnag ti Presidente ti nawaya nga importasion ti bagas tapno umadu ti supply […]

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DTI, NFA roll out Php 27/kilo NFA rice in supermarkets

MAKATI CITY – To provide more access points of affordable rice in different parts of the country, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) signed an agreement with the National Food Authority (NFA) and the Philippine Amalgamated Supermarkets Association Inc. (PAGASA) on 19 September 2018. The agreement will allow consumers to purchase NFA rice, at […]

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NFA continues to sell rice at P25.00 per kilo

San Juan, La Union – With the onset of the lean months when the price of rice is expected to rise, the National Food Authority regional office here has guaranteed  the availability of affordable rice sold in its accredited retail outlets. “NFA rice is still available at P25.00 per kilogram. The high volume of rice […]

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ESSAY: If there’s no rice shortage, why is the price of rice abnormally high?

There is no rice shortage, and the country’s rice supply is adequate to last for 57 days, Department of Agriculture Secretary Arthur Yap said. If there’s no rice shortage, why is the price of rice abnormally high? Global factors According to Dr. Arsenio Balisacan of the University of the Philippines School of Economics and director […]

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