Pinggang Pinoy

What is Pinggang Pinoy? Ma. Jovina A. Sandoval, Science Research Specialist II from DOST-FNRI explains the importance of pinggang pinoy and how it can help you eat correctly and eat the right foods.   Pinggang Pinoy simply teach you to always prepare a plated meal for yourself and for your family following the pinggang pinoy … Read more

NFA Rice Kontra Abuso Launched

NFA Rice Kontra Abuso Launched   NFA Rice Administrator Jason Aquino leads the launching of “NFA KONTRA ABUSO”.   NFA Kontra Abuso will be a watch body to fight against NFA Rice diversion, rebagging, mixing, and adulteration.   The National Food Authority (NFA) encourages the public to observe, be vigilant and report against Abuses by … Read more

Philippine Crop Insurance For Farmers

Philippine Crop Insurance for farmers is very important. In this regard, Senator Cynthia Villar announced that the Senate is poised to approve her proposed law creating a climate-based insurance fund for farmers. Senator Cynthia Villar is the Chairperson of the Senate Committee on Agriculture and Food. She said, “Our farmers would then have a sense … Read more

RA 11037 Free Meals At Public Schools

RA 11037, the law which provides free meals  at public schools has been passed. This is aligned to President Duterte’s earlier vow to provide a “comfortable life” for all Filipinos. RA 11037 is also known as Masustansyang Pagkain Para Sa Batang Pilipino Act. Sen. Bam Aquino, lauds the passage of the law. The law will … Read more

This Year’s Program For Nutrition Month In The Philippines

What is the program for Nutrition Month 2018 in the Philippines?   July is the Nutrition month in the Philippines.   Nutrition Month is a yearly campaign held every July to create greater awareness among Filipinos on the importance of nutrition.   This year’s theme encourages development of food gardens among families and in communities, … Read more