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Farmer-scientist group lauds peoples’ initial victory against mining plunderer in Nueva Vizcaya

October 28, 2019

by MASIPAG National Office

MASIPAG hails the halt in the operations of mining giant Oceana Gold Philippines in Didipio, Nueva Vizcaya as a victory of the collective action of the community and the various sectors who seek to protect the environment and livelihoods of the people. Several media outlets reported that the Australian mining company has suspended its Philippine […]

Living Bio-beds Training

October 22, 2019

by MASIPAG National Office

The Alternative Livestock Management and Production with Living Bio-beds (Babuyang Walang Masamang Amoy) Training was successfully conducted last Oktubre 17-18, 2019 in Malalao, Tabuk City, Kalinga. The training was participated by farmers from the North Luzon Cluster as well as farmer members of the Center for Development Programs in the Cordillera (CDPC), an NGO partner […]

Farmers’ seeds, grains of liberation!

October 22, 2019

by MASIPAG National Office

MASIPAG Luzon continues to develop and train new generations of rice breeders from the different provinces who will come up with new varieties of rice. It is expected that new farmer-trainers will also emerge from the training who will help pass on their skills to other farmers on breeding rice varieties that are resilient to […]

New Regional Coordinator for Luzon

April 29, 2019

by MASIPAG National Office

MASIPAG Luzon welcomes its new Regional Coordinator, Maria Rowena Buena! Rowena or Weng, started in MASIPAG as Technical Staff at the National Secretariat in year 2000. She has since taken several roles in the network to promote and implement its programs and advocacies including the promotion of Participatory Guarantee System or PGS. She is representing MASIPAG […]

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Farmer-Scientist Network calls for investigation of GM Corn production following disastrous region-wide flooding

November 17, 2020

by MASIPAG National Office

In the advent of catastrophic flooding experienced by provinces in Luzon, farmer-scientist network Magsasaka at Siyentipiko para sa Pag-unlad ng Agrikultura (MASIPAG) calls on authorities to investigate the rampant cultivation of genetically modified (GM) corn and accompanying herbicide Glyphosate in Cagayan that contributed to the heavy flooding in the province. In the course of two […]

Farmer-scientist group lauds peoples’ initial victory against mining plunderer in Nueva Vizcaya

October 28, 2019

by MASIPAG National Office

MASIPAG hails the halt in the operations of mining giant Oceana Gold Philippines in Didipio, Nueva Vizcaya as a victory of the collective action of the community and the various sectors who seek to protect the environment and livelihoods of the people. Several media outlets reported that the Australian mining company has suspended its Philippine […]

Living Bio-beds Training

October 22, 2019

by MASIPAG National Office

The Alternative Livestock Management and Production with Living Bio-beds (Babuyang Walang Masamang Amoy) Training was successfully conducted last Oktubre 17-18, 2019 in Malalao, Tabuk City, Kalinga. The training was participated by farmers from the North Luzon Cluster as well as farmer members of the Center for Development Programs in the Cordillera (CDPC), an NGO partner […]

Farmers’ seeds, grains of liberation!

October 22, 2019

by MASIPAG National Office

MASIPAG Luzon continues to develop and train new generations of rice breeders from the different provinces who will come up with new varieties of rice. It is expected that new farmer-trainers will also emerge from the training who will help pass on their skills to other farmers on breeding rice varieties that are resilient to […]