(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Friday, 01 July 2022) At 3:00 AM today, a Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on all available data at 1,020 km East of Northern Luzon (17.2°N, 131.3°E). Southwest Monsoon affecting Southern Luzon and Western Visayas. ACTIVE TROPICAL CYCLONE OUTSIDE PAR AS OF 3:00 AM TODAY TROPICAL DEPRESSION (FORMERLY "CALOY") LOCATION: 565 KM WEST OF CENTRAL LUZON (15.4N, 114.7E) MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS: 55 KPH GUSTINESS: UP TO 70 KPH MOVEMENT: WEST SOUTHWEST AT 40 KPH. Caraga region will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms due to Localized Thunderstorm. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. Light to Moderate winds coming from Southwest to Southeast will prevail with slight to moderate seas (0.6 to 2.1 meters).

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

More livestock interventions for Surigao Norte women's org

SIARGAO ISLAND, Surigao del Norte – The Department of Agriculture (DA) Caraga rolled out its livestock intervention to San Benito Women’s Association in San Benito town.

A total of P635,640 worth of intervention was turned over recently by the DA Caraga through its Livestock Program to the said association.

The intervention was comprised of 600 heads of free-range chicken amounting to P360,000; some 100 bags of Grower Mash Feeds amounting to P177,000; some 60 bags of Layer Mash Feed amounting to P92,000; and two rolls of perimeter net.

As part of attaining food security, income enhancement, profitability, and sustainability, the given intervention was lodged under the livestock-based livelihood and enterprise development program of the Regional Livestock Program.

The turn-over ceremony was attended by Governor Francisco T. Matugas and assisted by the Provincial Veterinary Office of Surigao del Norte spearheaded by Dr. Shiela Cubillanes. (DA-Caraga/PIA-Surigao del Norte)