Mountain Province’s Office of the Provincial Agricultural and Biosystems Engineer (OPABE): A template for success

Mountain Province, a region known for its stunning rice terraces, is set to receive technical assistance from the Department of Agriculture – Bureau of Agricultural and Fisheries Engineering (DA-BAFE). This initiative follows the implementation of Provincial Ordinance No. 465 through Administrative Order No. 13, series 2023, sponsored by Mountain Province Board Member Henry K. Bastian.

Collaboration for food security in barangays

Several government agencies have joined forces to address food security at the barangay level. The Department of Agriculture – Bureau of Agricultural and Fisheries Engineering (DA-BAFE) is leading this initiative, in collaboration with the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG), Department of Labor and Employment – Bureau of Workers with Special Concerns (DOLE-BWSC), Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA), and Agricultural Training Institute (ATI).