The DA Employees Association organized a sports fest which is being participated by Department of Agriculture, its Bureaus and attached agencies employees. On March 28, marked the start of the tournament. The team parades with their equally gorgeous muses in the DA ground. The sports fest aims to promote teamwork, camaraderie and sportmanship among employees. Assistant Secretary Ophelia P. Agawin in her welcome remark stressed that these attitudes are important in the workplace as well.
BPI Selection team won over OSEC and PHILFIDA teams. Good job and good luck on your next game, players!
Assistant Secretary for Planning and Project Development and BPI-OIC Director Atty. Paz J. Benavidez issued a Memorandum alerting all regions to closely monitor areas for possible infestation. This is in view of the reported and validated cutworm/ armyworm infestation on onion in Sto. Domingo Nueva Ecija affrecting 346.3 hectares and considering the El Nino affecting agricultural crops wherein pest outbreak will likely to occur.
The Agency, through its Crop Pest Management Division provided pertinent information and possible appropriate management strategies.