MAFAR to set up a P4.8 million worth of seaweeds buying station project in Tawi-Tawi 

By Julmunir I. Jannaral

BARMM lends emergency loan for farmers, fisherfolks and enterprises affected by Covid-19

COTABATO CITY: First batch of farmers, fisherfolks, and micro and small enterprises received Friday their emergency loan assistance from the Bangsamoro Government’s Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, and Agrarian Reform – Agriculture Credit Policy Council (MAFAR-ACPC). MAFAR Minister Dr. Mohammad Yacob, Deputy Minister Ammal D. Solaiman, MAFAR Maguindanao Provincial Head Abdulnasser K. Badawi, ACPC focal person … Continue reading BARMM lends emergency loan for farmers, fisherfolks and enterprises affected by Covid-19

BARMM culminates 34th National Coconut Week celebration

COTABATO CITY: After a 3-day fruitful festivity, the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Agrarian Reform (MAFAR), Ministry of Trade, Investment and Tourism (MTIT), and the Department of Agriculture-Philippine Coconut Authority XIV (PCA XIV-BARMM) concluded Thursday, August 27, the 34th National Coconut Week celebration in the region. Around 300 delegates, including business councilors and experts and … Continue reading BARMM culminates 34th National Coconut Week celebration

Coconut industry translates economic opportunities, CM Ebrahim says

COTABATO CITY: Bangsamoro Government Chief Minister Ahod “Al Haj Murad” Ebrahim said that in a region like that of Bangsamoro, which is heavily reliant on agriculture, a strong coconut industry can translate into economic opportunities for everyone even outside its core territory. CM Ebrahim said this during the kick off ceremony of this year’s national … Continue reading Coconut industry translates economic opportunities, CM Ebrahim says

BARMM, PCA to boost coconut industry in Bangsamoro region

By JULMUNIR I. JANNARALManaging Editor COTABATO CITY: In preparation for the upcoming 34th Coconut Week annual celebration, the Bangsamoro Government’s Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Agrarian Reform (MAFAR) and Ministry of Trade, Investment and Tourism (MTIT) collaborated with Department of Agriculture – Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) as a way of boosting the coconut industry in the region. … Continue reading BARMM, PCA to boost coconut industry in Bangsamoro region

7 farmer cooperatives in Marawi receive tractors

TFBM Field Office Manager Asec. Felix Castro Jr., MAFAR-BARMM’s deputy minister and focal person for the Bangon Marawi program, Ammal D. Solaiman and Pangalian A. Balindong Jr., the provincial head of MAFAR Lanao del Sur, pose with the beneficiaries of farm tractor. (TFBM FO) MARAWI CITY: To improve the farm productivity in this city, seven (7) farmer … Continue reading 7 farmer cooperatives in Marawi receive tractors