National Arbor Day 2016 Marinduque

In the observance of Philippine National Arbor Day, AGREA, in partnership with DENR PENRO Marinduque, presents “National Arbor Day 2016 Marinduque”. Be a volunteer! Come out on the following dates, plant trees and make a world of difference: (1) 7:00AM onwards, Friday, 24 June. Indigenous trees (talisay) planting activity. Brgy. Libtangin, Gasan, Marinduque. LIMITED SLOTS ONLY. (2) 7:00AM onwards, Saturday, 25 June. Fruit-bearing trees (mulberry and passion fruit) planting activity. AGREA Model Farm, Cawit, Boac, Marinduque. LIMITED SLOTS ONLY. (3) If you can’t come out on these dates, you can…

That Promdi Girl

Sa aking pang-araw-araw na paghahanap ng balita para sa Marinduque News Online ay ilang araw ko na ring pahapyaw na nadaraan ang kwento ng isang babeng promdi na nagngangalang Althea na pinag-uusapan ngayon ng mga millennials. Kaya naman para makarelate ay pinaglaanan ko ito ng panahon upang basahin at kagaya ng mga kabataang nahuhumaling sa kwento ng “That Promdi Girl” na isinulat ni Sic Santos, isang blogger, Wattpad writer at professional virgin, ay saya at kilig din ang aking naramdaman.

Marinduque farmers train on mushroom production

Banuyo, Gasan, Marinduque – Twenty farmers belonging to the Balita Multi-Purpose Cooperative are grateful for the mushroom production training sponsored by the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) to help increase their household income. Provincial Agrarian Reform Program Officer Isagani Placido said the Department commissioned the services and expertise of the Marinduque State College (MSC) technical staff to facilitate the training. The farmers were trained on bed preparation, casing, pasteurisation, sterilization and spawning. “The farmer-participants, who are mostly women, will surely earn additional income because there is a growing market for…