To emphasize the growing importance of family farming in Philippine agriculture, the government is now highlighting family farms as models of successful farming rather than large tracts of land that are “managed like a factory,” Agrarian Reform Secretary Virgilio de los Reyes said. This year, beginning last May 26, the country[...]
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Agrarian Secretary Virgilio de los Reyes disclosed the International Year of Family Farming’s (IYFF) goals in the Philippines during a flag-raising ceremony at the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) grounds in Quezon City.
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United Nations (UN) dedicated 2014 as International Year of Family Farming.  The UN hopes to highlight the important role of family farming in feeding the world and assuring food security.
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