Posts Tagged Senate Committee on Agriculture and Food

Lawmaker seeks PCC probe on abusive rice importers

Maris Federez   •   September 4, 2019

A group of farmers has launched their complaints at Tuesday’s Senate hearing on the effect of the rice tariffication law on the agricultural sector. They claimed that with the arrival...

Senators grill NFA officials over ‘rotten rice’ in warehouse

Marje Pelayo   •   August 29, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – Senators expressed dismay over the National Food Authority (NFA) for not giving priority on buying local farmers yield. During the hearing of the Senate Committee on Agriculture...

Senate to probe use of farmer funds

Maris Federez   •   July 30, 2019

Senate committee on agriculture and food chairperson Cynthia Villar has filed a resolution that seeks to probe the implementation of the Rice Tarrification Law. In particular, Senator Villar wants to...

4 DA agencies, ililipat sa Office of the President; ex-Sen. Kiko Pangilinan, nanumpa na bilang Presidential Assistant on Food Security  

admin   •   May 6, 2014

MANILA, Philippines — Tatanggalin na sa ilalim ng Department of Agriculture ang apat na ahensya na nasa ilalim nito. Batay sa Executive Order No. 175 na nilagdaan ni Pangulong Benigno Aquino...

Sen. Marcos, tiwalang makakasuhan si Davidson Bangayan aka David Tan kaugnay ng rice smuggling

admin   •   February 4, 2014

MANILA, Philippines – Naniniwala si Senador Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. na sapat ang mga ebidensiyang nakalap ng Senate Committee on Agriculture and Food upang patunayan na si Davidson Bangayan ang nasa...


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