Presidential Communications Operations Office



  PIA Bldg, Visayas Ave, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
  Thursday, 3 December 2020 News Before 1 Feb 2012. Click for Latest
Web PIA  
 
home
 
about
 
fotos
 
info
 
links
 
ncrr01carr02r03calmimr05r06r07r08r09r10r11r12r13
 << December 2020 >> 
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31
Special News Editions:
English.Tagalog.Cebuano
Ilocano.Waray.Hiligaynon
Pangasinan.Other
PIA Specials:
NEW! Cabinet Officials
Jobs.Slides.Specials.Ads. Events.ASEAN.Multimedia
Visitors since 15 Feb 2011:
PIA News Archive:
English.Tagalog.Cebuano
Waray.Hiligaynon.Ilocano
Pangasinan.All
PIA Archive News Reader

PIA Press Release
2009/06/06

Ifugao association engages in sugar production

by Vency D. Bulayungan

Lagawe, Ifugao (6 June) -- In order to develop a crude sugar (muscovado) and generation of employment, the Ayangan Sponsored Families Development Association (ASFADEVA) established a crude sugar production at Barangay Luta here to benefit 178 sponsored indigent families.

The ASFADEVA believes that the project will create jobs not only to the members of the association but also to out of school youth in the barangays. This will also provide capability building among members thru local study mission, trainings and hands on demo.

Moreover the project will access comprehensive package of support facilities in the development of the project like provision of planting materials (seed cane) in the production stage, construction of a processing house and processing machineries and develop a brochure on sugar cane production and management for distribution to members.

The association targeted a total area of 50 hectares for sugar cane production in the coverage area of ASFADEVA here. An initial estimated surveyed area of 5 hectares is s the target sugar cane plantation for the first year of operation.

A crude sugar processing center will be the counterpart of the association that will be jointly constructed by members of the association thru the traditional way of constructing a house which is called "baddang" or voluntary labor and construction materials. (PIA-Ifugao) [top]

  prev  next  »|
DAILY NEWS LIST:
»MRDP to tap information in environmental protection
»DoST launches scholarship program
»DPWH-XI posts positive accomplishment
»Search is on for ten outstanding children of Filipinos abroad
»NEDA chief warns vs economically-costly political distability at time of global economic crisis
»DOT trains Ifugao cops on customer service
»23 Ifugao women trained on sewing
»TESDA, LGUs train Ifugaos on income generating activities
»Ifugao association engages in sugar production
»Lagawe peddlers venture on squash processing
  prev  next  »|

Philippine Official Gazette | Office of the President | Presidential Communications Operations Office
For comments and feedback, please email PIA Newsdesk
Copyright © 2005 Philippine Information Agency
PIA Building, Visayas Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City 1101 Philippines