Oct 21

Oil Palm Plantation Management Seminar in Patin-ay, ADS, succesfully conducted

The Oil Palm Plantation Management Seminar conducted in Patin-ay, Prosperidad Provincial Training Center, Agusan Del Sur was successfully conducted on October 14, 2010. This activity was spearheaded by Philippine Palm oil Development Council Inc. (PPDCI) under the leadership of its President Mr. C K Chang, the Chief Operating Officer of Agusan Plantations Incorporated group of companies.

Two hundred (200) participants coming from different regions in Mindanao attended the seminar. Most of the participants, one hundred forty eight of them came from the province of Agusan del sur.  This was followed by the province of Davao del norte with thirty six participants and the rest from different provinces.

The success of the seminar was attributed to the teamwork of PPDCI Board of Directors and members of the Technical Working Group and the support of the Department of Trade and Industry, Department of Agriculture, Philippine Coconut Authority, Provincial Government of Agusan del Sur, Municipal Government of Prosperidad, Agusan Plantations Inc., group of companies, Filipinas Palm oil Plantations Inc., Kenram Industrial and Development Inc, Wellisa Farms and Yara fertilizer.