Category: News

Sama-samang tutulan ang Golden Rice!

October 12, 2021

by MASIPAG National Office

Sama-samang tutulan ang Golden Rice! Noong ika-21 ng Hulyo 2021, inaprubahan ng Kagawaran ng Agrikultura ng Pilipinas ang permiso para sa komersyal na pagpapalaganap ng Golden Rice sa bansa. Ang Golden Rice ay isang GMO (genetically modified) na dilaw na bigas na tinututulan ng mga magsasaka, kasama ang iba’t ibang sektor ng lipunan. Basahin ang […]

MASIPAG at the 2021 Organic World Congress

October 4, 2021

by MASIPAG National Office

By MASIPAG Farmer-scientist group Magsasaka at Siyentpiko para sa Pag-unlad ng Agrikultura (MASIPAG) participated at the 2021 Organic World Congress (OWC) last September 8-10 in Rennes France along with more than 2,000 organic stakeholders around the globe. MASIPAG Farmer leaders and staff proudly shared the network’s collective experience at the forefront of the country’s organic […]

Kalibutan Society Inc. (KSI) and Small Farmer-Sugarcane Producers will soon have a new Muscovado Mill Plant in Partnership with the Negros Occidental Provincial Government & the Department of Agriculture Region VI

September 6, 2021

by MASIPAG Visayas

After more than 12 years of producing muscovado sugar using the traditional production and processing technology, the Kalibutan Society Inc. (KSI) and the small farmer-sugarcane producers in southern Negros Occidental will soon have a new muscovado mill plant with the latest production equipment and facilities. This was realized after 5 years of planning and preparation […]

Defend Our Rice! Farmer-scientist group condemns Golden Rice commercial propagation, calls on farmers and consumers to protest

July 23, 2021

by MASIPAG National Office

Farmer-scientist organization Magsasaka at Siyentipiko Para sa Pag-unlad ng Agrikultura (MASIPAG) vehemently condemns the railroaded decision by the Department of Agriculture to commercially propagate Golden Rice and calls on small farmers and consumers across the country to mount protest against the said decision. Not less than a year from the 60-day public comment period launched […]