crop insurance - updates

Rappler's latest stories on crop insurance


Congress pushes for climate-based crop insurance

Jun 04, 2018 - 6:11 PM

Senator Cynthia Villar, chair of the Senate agriculture committee, says she expects the climate-based crop insurance law to be approved within the year

VEGETABLE FROST. A Benguet agriculturist is seen monitoring the cause of 'andap' or vegetable frost, which comes with a continued drop in temperature. File photo by Mau Victa

Gov't to compensate 110,000 farmers affected by Typhoon Lando

Oct 30, 2015 - 7:01 PM

The P732 million to be devoted to crop insurance represents only 12 of total agricultural damage caused by Typhoon Lando

COPING WITH STORMS. A farmer from Pulilan, Bulacan start drying their palay after days of rains brought by Typhoon Lando. Photo by Albert Victoria/Rappler

How gov't is readying farmers for climate change

Apr 08, 2014 - 4:04 PM

Farmers and fishermen who depend on the abundance of natural resources are expected to suffer economically

Inclusive growth? Jollibee cites 'chickenjoy' supply chain

Nov 26, 2012 - 2:21 PM

Jollibee the countries biggest buyer of poultry works with local farmers to encourage agro business growth

Farmers to receive P100-M in crop insurance claims

Aug 11, 2012 - 4:44 PM

Some P100 M worth of insurance payments have been allotted for farmers affected by typhoon Gener and the recent monsoon rain