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SouthCot farmers set to avail Php15K SURE Aid

KORONADAL CITY- At least 1,055 farmers in South Cotabato are set to avail of the Agricultural Credit Policy Council (ACPC) Expanded Survival and Recovery Assistance Program for Rice Farmers (SURE Aid) worth Php15,000 each. The ACPC is the newest loan facility implemented by the Department of Agriculture in partnership with the Land Bank of the …

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South Cotabato to allot Php10 Million to buy palay from farmers

Governor Reynaldo S. Tamayo Jr. announces the plan of the provincial government to buy the harvested palay of South Cotabato farmers at Php19/kilo awaiting the release of the Php10 million from the Supplemental Budget which is set to be approved by the Sangguniang Panlalawigan. Tamayo made the announcement earlier today as one of the remedies …

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South Cotabato celebrates ‘kawayan festival’

Koronadal City–In its bid to spread the importance of bamboo in environmental protection and as a product for economic growth, the Provincial Government of South Cotabato reinforced its role in providing assistance to bamboo farmers through the “Kawayan Festival,” an annual gathering of experts which recognize bamboo as an investment. Emmanuel Jumilla, Assistant Provincial Planning …

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PDRRMO strengthens sisterhood approach in emergency response

KORONADAL CITY- To strengthen the potential capacity of the first responder during disaster, the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) promote preparedness and alertness and also to improve the sisterhood approach strategy in times of emergency response. Rolly Doane C. Aquino, PDRRMO Operations and Warning Chief, said the approach uses the intersectoral response, …

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South Cotabato LGUs express support to Operation Listo

KORONADAL CITY- As partners of local government units in disaster resilience, the Department of Interior and Local Government Region XII and Province of South Cotabato spearheaded an orientation and dialogue on “Operation L!sto” The “Operation L!isto” focuses on the 3 components “listong pamahalaang lokal”, “listong pamayanan”, and “listong pamilyang Pilipino,” strengthening the preparation and response …

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800 participants to join the 3rd Mindanao Summit for Family Welfare Committees

KORONADAL CITY- An estimated 800 participants from Zamboanga Peninsula Region (R9), the Northern Mindanao (R10), Davao Region, (R11), SOCCSKSARGEN (R12), CARAGA (R13), and BARMM will be attending the highly anticipated 3rd Mindanao Summit for Family Welfare Committees, Inc. (SFFWCI) on September 5-6, 2019 to be held at KCC Convention Center, Gen. Santos City. DOLE Regional …

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Provincial School Board hires 150 teachers

KORONADAL CITY- Provincial School Board (PSB) headed by Governor Reynaldo S. Tamayo Jr. hires 150 teachers all over the province to serve as an educator which will be assign at the far flung areas of DepEd South Cotabato. The said orientation was conducted at the provincial capitol covered court. During the orientation, at least 5 …

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“Hydro and Solar Power to cut high electricity bill” Gov. Tamayo

KORONADAL CITY- High electricity cost can be one of the burden of the consumers in the province since it is considered to be the necessity of every households and other business establishments. “To cut electricity bill in the capitol compound and in the Prov’l Hospital, there is an offer to put up a solar panel …

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Rehabilitation Center for SouthCot to open in Tupi

KORONADAL CITY- It is the pride of the people of South Cotabato especially the drug personalities, to have their new rehabilitation center to help them slowly detached themselves from drugs. This program is a partnership between the LGU Tupi, Provincial Government of South Cotabato, Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), Department of Social Welfare and Development …

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SouthCot to give incentives to rice farmers

The Provincial Government of South Cotabato is set to allot Php5-20 million to buy the rice production and give cash incentives to farmers comes the harvest season in the coming months. Governor Reynaldo S. Tamayo Jr. said there is a need to protect farmers against abusive rice traders with the continued decrease of the prices …

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