DAR opens Farm Business School in Marinduque

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) and the local government of Torrijos recently opened a Farm Business School (FBS) in Barangay Sibuyao, Torrijos to empower the farmers in this community. Senior Agrarian Reform Program Officer Estela Laylay, lead facilitator of the project, said FBS would run up to 25 sessions and in between the sessions will be field on-site application. FBS aims to teach the participants different farming methods, create market linkages and increase their capability in farm business management to boost their income. Aside from farmers, enrolees were composed…

4Ps beneficiaries sa bayan ng Santa Cruz, tumanggap ng P14-M cash grant

Nagtipun-tipon ang mga benepisyaryo ng Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) sa Multipurpose Hall, bayan ng Santa Cruz, Marinduque kamakailan. Ito ay matapos magpalabas ng mahigit P14 milyon na conditional cash grant ang Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) para sa 55 barangay ng nasabing bayan. Sa tulong ng Marinduque Social Action Multipurpose Cooperative (MASAMCO) na nagsisilbing isa sa mga kabahagi ng Landbank of the Philippines (LBP), kabuuang P14,218,300.00 ang ipinamahagi sa panahon ng payout; P9,031,800.00 mula sa unang payout ng taong 2017 (Pebrero-Marso) at P5,186,500.00 mula sa ikalawang payout…

DOH Mimaropa completes metal-poisoning training for 45 Marinduque health workers

The Department of Health (DOH) – MIMAROPA (Oriental/Occidental Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan) recently completed the three-day “Training for the Identification and Referral of Patients with Metal Poisoning (HMP) for 45 Barangay Health Workers (BHWs) from various municipalities of Marinduque from August 1-3, 2017. “With the support of our trained BHWs we can now perform immediate health risk assessment to residents in areas that are exposed and contaminated with mine tailings and provide the necessary treatment and reduce the risk of contamination and exposure from heavy metal poisoning. This is the…

Tula ng batang Marinduqueno para kay Pres. Duterte viral sa social media

Marami ang natuwa at humangang netizen sa viral na video ng isang munting bata kung saan makikita at maririnig na inaalayan nito ng madamdaming tula ng pasasalamat si Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte habang nakasukbit sa tagiliran nito ang isang mahabang itak. Ang bata na tinaguriang munting makata ng bayan ay si Jay Alexis Fabrero, magwawalong taong gulang sa darating na Agosto 6 ay bunso sa pitong magkakapatid, isinilang at kasalukuyang naninirahan sa sitio Apartahan, barangay Tigwi, bayan ng Torrijos, Marinduque. Kwento ng kapatid ni Alexis na si Sheryl sa Marinduque News,…

Boac BFP, tinanghal na Best Municipal Fire Station of the Year

Tinanghal na Best Municipal Fire Station of the Year ang Boac Municipal Fire Station ng lalawigan ng Marinduque sa katatapos lamang na ika-26 na Anibersaryo ng Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) na ginanap sa AFP Theatre, Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City nitong Miyerkules, Agosto 2. Mismong si Pangulong Rodrigo Roa Duterte ang nag-abot ng parangal na tinanggap naman ni Boac Municipal Fire Marshall Felix Echavaria, Jr. Ang aktibong pakikibahagi sa mga aktibidad ng iba’t ibang ahensya ng gobyerno, mahigpit na koordinasyon sa mga lokal na pamahalaan, maayos na pamamahala sa mga…