(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Friday, 22 October 2021) At 3:00 AM today, the Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on all available data at 525 km East of Guiuan, Eastern Samar (11.5°N, 130.5°E) embedded along the Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) affecting Palawan, Visayas, and Mindanao. Caraga Region will have Cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms due to ITCZ / Localized Thunderstorms. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. Light to Moderate winds coming Northeast to Northwest will prevail with Slight to Moderate seas / (0.6 to 2.5 meters).

Friday, September 17, 2021

DA turns-over hauling truck to Surigao Norte coop

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Sept. 17 (PIA) -- The Department of Agriculture Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) - Caraga has turned over a hauling truck to the Claver Coconut Farmers Multipurpose Cooperative (CLACOFARMCO) on September 14, 2021 in Claver town, this province.

The hauling truck worth P3.7 million is one of the components of the Geonet Production and Marketing Project of the CLACOFARMCO.

During the turn over ceremony, Surigao del Norte Provincial Agriculturist Ruby Ann Lagahit said they are thankful for the project and that hopefully it will help in the expansion of geonet fiber production of the organization as well as in their development of coconut by products.

On his part, Julie S. Presilda, the President of the CLACOFARMCO said that the hauling truck will be a big help to them for easier transportation of coco husk. (DA-Caraga/PIA-Surigao del Norte)