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Dry spell next climate-induced worry for farmers, irrigators

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A prolonged dry spell next year may leave half of Nueva Ecija province’s total rice farms without irrigation, which may deal another blow to the country’s rice sufficiency drive, according to a report from the National Irrigation Administration (NIA).

Posted: August 15th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »

Expect less rainfall in Visayas, Mindanao by October due to El Niño

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Expect less rains especially in Visayas and Mindanao by October due to El Niño, according to the state weather bureau.

Posted: June 26th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Isabela farmers paid P14 million for losses from drought

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More than a thousand rice and corn farmers in two towns of Isabela received indemnity checks totaling almost P14 million to cover losses due to a drought that hit the province early this year, the Department of Agrarian Reform announced Saturday.

Posted: May 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Luzon LGUs’ focus: El Niño, fiercer storms

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Local governments in Central Luzon’s seven provinces have shifted to disaster preparedness in anticipation of a drought associated with the El Niño weather phenomenon and stronger typhoons in the next six months, a civil defense official said.

Posted: May 24th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Prayers sought as El Niño will spawn drought, stronger typhoons

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Zamboanga Archbishop Romulo dela Cruz has urged the people to pray more as the country will be facing typhoons as well as periods of drought brought by the El Niño phenomenon in 2014.

Posted: May 21st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

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