Farmers’ groups gather signatures vs Rice Tariffication Law | Philstar.com

Reference: San Juan, R. (2019, October 4). Farmers’ groups gather signatures vs Rice Tariffication Law. Philstar. Retrieved October 22, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/10/04/1957403/farmers-groups-gather-signatures-vs-rice-tariffication-law Farmers’ groups gather signatures vs Rice Tariffication Law Ratziel San Juan (Philstar.com) – October 4, 2019 – 2:51pm MANILA, Philippines — Agricultural organizations Bantay Bigas and the National Federation of Peasant Women (Amihan), … Continue reading

Give cash aid to small farmers following drop in palay price — solon | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P. A. V. (2019, September 04). Give cash aid to small farmers following drop in palay price — solon. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 04, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1160909/give-cash-aid-to-small-farmers-following-drop-in-palay-price-solon Give cash aid to small farmers following drop in palay price — solon By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 06:52 PM September … Continue reading

‘Concerns’ preventing Duterte from signing Rice Tarrification| Inquirer News

Reference: Corrales, N. (2019, February 07). ‘Concerns’ preventing Duterte from signing Rice Tarrification. Inquirer.net. Retrieved February 07, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1082626/concerns-preventing-duterte-from-signing-rice-tariffication-law ‘Concerns’ preventing Duterte from signing Rice Tariffication Law By: Nestor Corrales – Reporter / @NCorralesINQ INQUIRER.net / 11:20 AM February 07, 2019 MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte has not signed the Rice Tariffication Bill … Continue reading

Senate blue ribbon committee eyes probe of ‘tara’ system in NFA | Inquirer News

Reference: Aurelio, J. M. (2018, September 26). Senate blue ribbon committee eyes probe of ‘tara’ system in NFA. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 26, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1036359/senate-blue-ribbon-committee-eyes-probe-of-tara-system-in-nfa. Senate blue ribbon committee eyes probe of ‘tara’ system in NFA By: Julie M. Aurelio, Leila B. Salaverria – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:43 AM September 26, 2018 The … Continue reading

Roque mulls filing graft raps vs former NFA chief over rice woes | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, A. (2018, September 25). Roque mulls filing graft raps vs former NFA chief over rice woes. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 26, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/25/1854639/roque-mulls-filing-graft-raps-vs-former-nfa-chief-over-rice-woes. Roque mulls filing graft raps vs former NFA chief over rice woes Alexis Romero (philstar.com) – September 25, 2018 – 7:57pm MANILA, Philippines — Presidential spokesman Harry Roque is ready … Continue reading

Hontiveros claims NFA ‘tara’ system worsened rice supply problem | Philstar.com

Reference: Philstar. (2018, September 24). Hontiveros claims NFA ‘tara’ system worsened rice supply problem. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 25, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/24/1854341/hontiveros-claims-nfa-tara-system-worsened-rice-supply-problem. Hontiveros claims NFA ‘tara’ system worsened rice supply problem (philstar.com) – September 24, 2018 – 7:50pm MANILA, Philippines — Sen. Risa Hontiveros claimed a “tara” system in rice imports has worsened rice supply constraints … Continue reading

End is near for NFA Council – Duterte | Inquirer News

Reference: Esguerra, D. J. (2018, September 11). End is near for NFA Council – Duterte. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 12, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1030825/duterte-to-recommend-abolition-of-national-food-council#ixzz5Qs1kKoE7 End is near for NFA Council – Duterte By: Darryl John Esguerra – @inquirerdotnet INQUIRER.net / 04:54 PM September 11, 2018 President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday revealed that he is planning to recommend the abolition of the … Continue reading

Ex-Senate head backs NFA abolition | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. (2018, August 27). Ex-Senate head backs NFA abolition. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/274023/ex-senate-head-backs-nfa-abolition.html Ex-Senate head backs NFA abolition posted August 27, 2018 at 01:05 am by Macon Ramos-Araneta Senator Aquilino Pimentel III on Sunday vowed to support a call in the Senate to abolish the National Food Authority due to … Continue reading

Rice with ‘bukbok’ safe to eat after fumigation? Solon finds NFA’s claim ‘irresponsible’ | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P.A. (2018, August 27). Rice with ‘bukbok’ safe to eat after fumigation? Solon finds NFA’s claim ‘irresponsible’. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1025342/rice-with-bukbok-safe-to-eat-after-fumigation-solon-finds-nfas-claim-irresponsible Rice with ‘bukbok’ safe to eat after fumigation? Solon finds NFA’s claim ‘irresponsible’ By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 04:45 PM August 27, 2018 … Continue reading

House leader slams NFA response to ‘bukbok rice’ » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Quismorio, E. (2018, August 27). House leader slams NFA response to ‘bukbok rice’. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/27/house-leader-slams-nfa-response-to-bukbok-rice/ House leader slams NFA response to ‘bukbok rice’ Updated August 27, 2018, 3:38 PM By Ellson Quismorio The chairman of the House committee on agriculture and food on Monday slammed the National Food … Continue reading

Soaring rice prices hurt poor families | Inquirer News

Reference: Alipala, J. & Arguelles, M. (2018, August 27). Soaring rice prices hurt poor families. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 27, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1025198/soaring-rice-prices-hurt-poor-families Soaring rice prices hurt poor families By: Julie Alipala, Mar S. Arguelles – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:29 AM August 27, 2018 The chair of the Senate committee on agriculture has joined … Continue reading

NFA asked to look into high rice prices in Zambo | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2018, August 22). NFA asked to look into high rice prices in Zambo. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 23, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/national/273699/nfa-asked-to-look-into-high-rice-prices-in-zambo.html NFA asked to look into high rice prices in Zambo posted August 22, 2018 at 11:40 pm by Maricel Cruz The chairman of the House of Representatives’ committee on appropriations on Wednesday … Continue reading

Rice tariff bill hurdles 3rd and final reading | BusinessMirror

Reference: dela Cruz, J. (2018, August 14). Rice tariff bill hurdles 3rd and final reading. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 15, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/2018/08/14/rice-tariff-bill-hurdles-3rd-and-final-reading/ Rice tariff bill hurdles 3rd and final reading By Jovie Marie dela Cruz on August 14, 2018 THE House of Representatives on Tuesday endorsed for Senate approval House Bill (HB) 7735, or the … Continue reading

Fishers hit plan for ‘unli’ rice, fish imports | BusinessMirror

Reference: Mayuga, J. L. (2018, August 6). Fishers hit plan for ‘unli’ rice, fish imports. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 7, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/fishers-hit-plan-for-unli-rice-fish-imports/ Fishers hit plan for ‘unli’ rice, fish imports By Jonathan L. Mayuga on August 6, 2018 TTHE Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas (Pamalakaya) on Monday slammed the proposal of former President and now Speaker … Continue reading

DoJ starts review of rice trade cases | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. J. (2018, July 30). DoJ starts review of rice trade cases. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 01, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/07/30/doj-starts-review-of-rice-trade-cases/ DoJ starts review of rice trade cases By Mario J. Mallari – July 30, 2018 12:05 AM “I laughed when he (Mr. Duterte) asked the trader ‘where do … Continue reading

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