DA CRAO participates in innovation packaging and scaling workshop for upgraded Rice Crop Manager Advisory Service

The Department of Agriculture Climate Resilient Agriculture Office (DA CRAO) emphasizes its commitment to supporting efforts related to promoting climate information service (CIS) as it participated in the Innovation Packaging and Scaling Readiness (IPSR) Workshop for the Rice Crop Manager Advisory Service (RCMAS) Climate+, an upgrade to the digital agriculture application RCMAS used for improved – continue reading

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YEARENDER 2023: DA CRAO Continues to Promote Climate Change Mainstreaming, Build Resilient Farming Communities through AMIA Program

In 2023, the Department of Agriculture’s Climate Resilient Agriculture Office (DA CRAO) remained steadfast in its commitment to promote the mainstreaming of climate change in agri-fishery plans, programs, and projects, while building resilient farming and fishing communities through the implementation of the Adaptation and Mitigation Initiative in Agriculture (AMIA) Program. The DA CRAO achieved significant – continue reading

NCCAG Map Version 2.0 Launching

DA launches updated color-coded agri map to help farmers address climate vulnerability and boost yield, income

As part of its continued efforts to help increase farmers’ productivity and income through science-based decision-support tools, the Department of Agriculture (DA), through the Climate Resilient Agriculture Office (CRAO), has launched the updated version of its National Color-Coded Agricultural Guide (NCCAG) Map. Agriculture Secretary Francisco Tiu Laurel Jr. and CRAO Director Alicia G. Ilaga led – continue reading

DA-AMIA celebrates 10th year, kicks off 16th Climate Change Consciousness Week

Author: DA-AFID | 23 November 2023 The Department of Agriculture (DA)’s Adaptation and Mitigation Initiative in Agriculture (AMIA) Program launched the 16th Annual Global Warming and Climate Change Consciousness Week on Monday, November 20. Coinciding with DA-AMIA’s 10th anniversary, Agriculture Secretary Francisco Tiu Laurel led the week-long celebration, focusing on the achievements of building climate-resilient – continue reading