agricultural losses - updates

Rappler's latest stories on agricultural losses


Agricultural losses from Typhoon Ursula hit P782 million

Dec 28, 2019 - 5:45 PM

This is an increase from the initial figure of P695.85 million, due to an updated report from Western Visayas and Eastern Visayas

MILLIONS IN LOSSES. Typhoon Ursula left almost P800 million in agricultural damages and losses in its aftermath. Photo courtesy of @DJRadnie_360 on Twitter

Agri suffers P2.73 million production loss due to Tropical Depression Usman

Dec 31, 2018 - 4:19 PM

P2.13 million of that amount is rice production

USMAN. Effects of Tropical Depression Usman are shown in this photo of the Sugod River in Albay. Photo by Mavic Conde/Rappler

Damage to agriculture due to Mayon now at P185 million

Feb 07, 2018 - 11:58 PM

The cost of damage to crops is now at P185,281,979. This is up from P94 million last January 26.

Oozing molten volcanic debris cascades over the various gullies of iconic Mount Mayon on February 5, 2018. Photo by Rhaydz Barcia/Rappler

Agriculture damage due to restive Mayon volcano reaches P165M

Jan 30, 2018 - 7:00 PM

Affected commodities include rice, corn, high value crops, and fiber crops

High school students in Guinobatan, Albay pass through a rice paddy as they run away from cascading volcanic materials from the slopes of Mayon Volcano. File photo by Rhaydz B. Barcia/Rappler

Simot plato: The poor waste no food

Nov 10, 2015 - 12:23 PM

More than half of poor Filipino households among the country s poorest provinces say they do not waste food an August September 2015 World Food Programme survey reveals

Rise in Metro Manila veggie prices blamed on Typhoon Ineng

Aug 24, 2015 - 7:00 PM

The typhoon has damaged almost P41 million worth of crops in the Cordillera Administrative Region most of which are high value crops like vegetables

PRICEY VEGGIES. The price of Chinese Kangkong rose from around P100 to P142 per kilogram last August 22, 2015 in Shopwise Libis. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

IRRI to give 'flood-tolerant' rice to Haiyan-stricken farmers

Nov 14, 2013 - 4:19 PM

Rice that can survive floods may help rice producing areas hit by Yolanda get back on their feet

CLIMATE-RESILIENT RICE? Should all Filipino farmers plant rice varieties resilient to the impacts of climate change? Photo from the International Rice Research Institute