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The Bureau of Agricultural Research (BAR) is mandated to lead and coordinate the national agriculture and fisheries research and development (R&D) in the country. Under Section 20 of RA 10068 otherwise known as the Organic Agriculture Act of 2010, BAR is tasked to be the lead agency in coordinating organic agriculture research, development and extension activities with other government agencies, SUCs, and private sectors.

The National Organic Agriculture Program (NOAP) allocated a budget of Php 50,000,000.00 for 2017 for new and on-going researches on organic agriculture under BAR. Through this fund, BAR was able to support 30 RDE projects composed of 19 applied research, 9 production and postproduction technologies for commercialization and assistance for the establishment 2 RDE Facilities.

 

The Bureau of Agricultural Research is mandated to lead and coordinate the national agriculture and fisheries research and development (R&D) in the country. Under Section 20 of RA 10068 otherwise known as the Organic Agriculture Act of 2010, BAR is tasked to be the lead agency in coordinating organic agriculture research, development and extension activities with other government agencies, SUCs, and private sectors.

The National Organic Agriculture Program (NOAP) has allocated a budget of Php 50,000,000.00 for 2016 new and on-going researches on organic agriculture under BAR. Through this fund, the Bureau was able to support 34 RDE projects composed of 21 applied research, 12 production and postproduction technology for commercialization and 3 RDE Facilities.