BIIS-NIA 7: sans heavy rains farmers should do land prep

While waiting for the heavy down pouring of rain to elevate the water levels of the big dams in Bohol, the Bohol Integrated and Irrigation System – National Irrigation Administration (BIIS-NIA) 7 advised the Boholano farmers to do the land preparation to include the seed bedding for this cropping season. Engr. Evelyn Putong of BIIS-NIA 7 issued the statement during …

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Ubi growers blame laser for delay of planting ubi

Even though that some of the towns in Bohol have experienced rainfall, the Boholano Ubi Growers Association (BUGA) blamed the program organizers who have been hosting big programs using laser lights to destroy the cumulus-nimbus clouds formation preventing it to produce rains. During the monthly BUGA meeting last June 15, 2016 at the Seafoods Village presided over by Floriano Gamay, …

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Prov evaluates agri, conducts workshop

To ensure that all the targeted programs for January to June 2016 have been properly implemented and to lay down targets for the next six months this year (July-December 2016), the Office of the Provincial Agriculturist (OPA) had conducted a Mid-year Assessment and Workshop on June 16-17, 2016 at the Panda Tea Garden, Dao, Tagbilaran City. Assistant Provincial Agriculturist Larry …

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Suhid search nominees evaluation starts in July

The Provincial Government of Bohol (PGBh) through the Office of the Provincial Agriculturist (OPA) will start evaluating nominees for the Suhid sa Malampusong Mag-uumang Bol-anon 2016 in the first week of July 2016. Eleno L. Evangelista, Suhid focal person said that the OPA has already received 14 nominees of the different categories of the provincial search. The categories of the …

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Bohol lacks agriculture teachers

Boholano agriculture teachers are in need in the province’s secondary education to handle agri-related subjects in the implementation of the K-12 program of the Department of Education (DepEd) this S.Y. 2016-2017. This developed after Grace Mendez, Supervisor – Technology Livelihood Education – Division of Bohol disclosed that in all applicant teachers for Junior High School (grades 7,8,9 and 10) were …