Malacañang Speaks On Senator Imee Marcos’ Call To Reshuffle DA’s Top Officials

Press Secretary Trixie Cruz-Angeles

Malacañang: “If there are sufficient findings, then heads will roll.” MALACAÑANG — Here’s what the Palace said on the call of Senator Imee Marcos for President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr to reshuffle the top officials of the Department of Agriculture (DA). At a public briefing on Friday, Press Secretary Trixie Cruz-Angeles said that the investigation … Read more

Senator Imee Marcos Urges President Bongbong To Reshuffle DA’s Top Officials

Senator Imee Marcos

Senator Imee Marcos: “Huwag niyong niloloko ang ading ko” SENATOR IMEE MARCOS — The senator urged President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. to reshuffle the top officials of the Department of Agriculture (DA). In a statement, the senator said that the “unauthorized and fraudulent” use of the Office of the President to justify the importation of … Read more

Baguilat on BBM’s Decision to Lead Department of Agriculture: “Wow!… Kaya, sir?”

Baguilat and BBM

Here’s the reaction of Baguilat to BBM’s decision to lead the Agriculture department TEDDY BAGUILAT JR. – The former Ifugao Representative and the senatorial candidate reacted to the decision of President-elect Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. to lead the Department of Agriculture (DA). Baguilat is a politician, journalist, activist, and advocate of indigenous peoples’ rights and … Read more

Manny Piñol Says Some Offices Under Department of Agriculture Need To Be “Downsized”

Manny Piñol

Manny Piñol: “There are actually agencies of government under the Department of Agriculture that should be downsized. Retrofitting ika nga.” MANNY PIÑOL — On Tuesday, the former Agriculture Secretary said that some offices under the Department of Agriculture (DA) needed to be “downsized”. Piñol’s remark came after incoming President Bongbong Marcos bared his intention to … Read more

Ex-DA Sec. Manny Piñol Calls BBM’s Decision to Lead Department of Agriculture a “Brilliant Move”

Piñol and BBM

Here’s the reaction of Piñol to the decision of BBM to lead the Department of Agriculture MANNY PIÑOL – The former secretary of the Department of Agriculture called the decision of President-elect Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. to lead the DA a “brilliant move.” Piñol is a politician, journalist, writer, agriculture advocate and agribusinessman. He recently … Read more

Cynthia Villar ‘Napamura’ During Agri Budget Hearing

Cynthia Villar

Cynthia Villar blurts out expletive during budget hearing of the Department of Agriculture CYNTHIA VILLAR – The incumbent senator blurt out an expletive at the Senate hearing on the National Tobacco Administration’s (NTA) 2022 budget proposal, an attached agency of the Department of Agriculture. The Senate is now reviewing the proposed budget of different government … Read more

Recto Tells DA To Investigate ‘Cheaper Than Face Mask’ Palay Prices

Recto

Senator Recto told the Department of Agriculture to investigate ‘cheaper than face mask’ palay prices. Senator Ralph Recto encouraged the Department of Agriculture (DA) to probe the supposed grievance of rice farmers regarding the price of a kilo of newly-harvested palay. This, as Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto on Monday said that the price … Read more

P5K Cash Aid For Small Rice Farmers, DA Chief Says It’s Ongoing

p5k cash aid farmers

Small rice farmers to receive P5K cash aid P5K Cash Aid – The Department of Agriculture (DA) is set to provide cash assistance to small rice farmers worth P5,000. Agriculture Secretary William Dar said in a radio interview on Monday that rice farmers who are tilling less than a hectare of land will be beneficiaries … Read more