BAR is 2018 over-all highest performer in HVCDP implementation

The Bureau of Agricultural Research (BAR) is awarded as the “2018 Over-all Highest Performer for the Attached Bureau Category” in the implementation of projects under the High Value Crops Development Program (HVCDP) during the 4th quarter assessment of HVCDP on 28 January to 1 February 2019, in Dipaculao, Aurora.

The Department of Agriculture – High-Value Crops and Rural Credit (DA-HVCRC) led by the Undersecretary for High Value Crops Rural Credit and National Program Coordinator for HVCDP Evelyn Laviña facilitated the activity. In attendance were planning and budget officers of the DA’s attached agencies, staff bureaus, and regional field offices (RFOs).

The four-day assessment and planning workshop aims to evaluate the implementation of the DA-RFOs, staff bureaus and attached agencies under the HVCDP through the presentation of physical and financial targets and accomplishments for FY 2018, and discuss the initiatives and plans of the program for 2019.### (DA-BAR)

(Photos courtesy of DA-RFO 3)