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Ipagtagumpay ang tunay na reporma sa lupa — Danggayan

TUGUEGARAO CITY — Nagsama-sama ang 300 magsasaka, noong Oktubre 22-23, mula sa iba’t-ibang organisasyon at probinsya ng Cagayan Valley para ipagdiwang ang Linggo ng Magsasaka. Tangan ang panawagang “Agkaykaysa! Iballigi ti Pudno a Reporma Iti Daga!”

Tuloy ang laban sa mataas na upa sa San Mateo

SAN MATEO, Isabela – Mariing tinututulan ng 26 pamilyang kasamak ang papatinding pagsasamantala sa kanila ng magkakapatid na panginoong maylupang ng angkan dela Cruz sa 29 ektaryang palayan sa Brgy. Villa Cruz, dito.

Mannalon nagprotesta iti uneg ti NTA

VIGAN CITY — Awan nabalinan dagiti guardia ti Candon City Hall ken National Tobacco Administration (NTA) iti sango ti unget ti 80 a mannalon a nagmartsa ken simrek iti opisina ti ahensia ti tabako idi Oktubre 25 ti agsapa.

Missing a day or two for farmers

BAGUIO CITY — For farmers, every day is important in the agricultural cycle. However, for some, there are things worth sacrificing a day or two from the farm.

Tradition as resistance

BAGUIO CITY — In the remote village of Binasaran in Malibcong, Abra, we will find a community that has survived their every day by keeping close to their traditions. An apparent resistance to costly and damaging commercial farm inputs, they practice organic farming in their village as a way of ensuring food security.

Golden Rice, tutulan

GAMU, Isabela — Nagtipon ang iba’t-ibang organisasyong magsasaka sa Isabela at siyentista mula sa Magsasaka at Siyentipiko para sa Pag-unlad ng agrikultura (Masipag) upang pag-usapan ang bantang field testing sa 200 ektarya ng kontrobersyal na binhi na Golden Rice sa San Mateo, probinsya ng Isabela.

Statements: Ibutaktak ti kinaulbod ken panagtraydor ti NTA ken ti presidente ti NAFTAC

Nairut a konkondenaren ti Solidarity of Peasants Against Exploitation (STOP Exploitation) ti nalimed a panangisayangkat ti negosasyon para iti floor price ti tabako iti tawen 2018-2019. Saan pulos nga inpakaamo ti National Tobacco Administration (NTA) ken iti National Federation of Tobacco Farmers Association and Cooperatives (NAFTAC) kadakami a mangibagi kadagiti mannalon a nakipaset iti National Tobacco Tripartite Consultative Conference (NTTCC) idi Setyembre 6 idiay Quezon City.

Magsasaka nanawagang itaas ang presyo ng tabako

MANILA — Naglunsad ng kilos protesta ang halos 100 magsasaka ng tabako mula sa rehiyon ng Ilocos sa pangunguna ng Solidarity of Peasants Against Exploitation (STOP Exploitation) noong Setyembre 6 sa National Tobacco Administration central office sa Quezon City kung saan nagaganap ang National Tobacco Tripartite Consultative Conference (NTTCC).

Mushroom workers union prepares for strike

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet — Workers of a mushroom plantation here are currently on a deadlock status over their 6th Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) prompting them to file a Notice of Strike (NOS) with the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Cordillera in August.

Benguet farms can be affected by bird flu

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet — Benguet Governor Crescencio Pacalso said that the bird flu infection in Pampanga has slightly affected the Benguet farmers because it is the main source of the supply of chicken dung which vegetable farmers here need as organic fertilizer for their vegetable gardens.

Legalization of marijuana can boost economy of Benguet

LA TRNIDAD, Benguet — During his State of the Province Address (SOPA) on August 15 at the Provincial Capitol, Benguet Governor Crescencio Pacalso, on a query said the legalization of the use of marijuana therefore legalizing the cultivation of marijuana will surely boost the economy of people especially to those who know how to cultivate it.