Year 1991 Year 1994104 % 101 % Rice Self Sufficient ang PILIPINAS
Now let’s look back again Market Price of 1 kilo for the same quality of rice Year 2002 Thailand Vietnam Philippines 6 Per kilo 7.60 per kilo P17 -NFA is P14Source: Article on What happened to Philippine RicePhilippine Food Security: Far BehindThe author is currently the economic policy adviser for the Supreme National Economic Council of the Office of the Prime Minister of Cambodia.
Production Cost of a kilo of paddy (unhusked rice). Year 2002 Thailand Vietnam Philippines 4.30 Per kilo 2.33 per kilo 5.71 per kiloSource: Article on What happened to Philippine RicePhilippine Food Security: Far Behind
Only a decadeago, the peopleof Vietnam andCambodia wereon the brink of starvation.
Now, sometimes the Philippines unknowinglyimports Cambodian rice that has been exported through Vietnam.
Now let’s compareHECTARAGE TO RICE PRODUCTION According to Julian Lapitan, Senior Manager of the National Programs Relations of IRRI As of Year 2006
4. 14 Million Hectares committed for Rice Production “making it the smallest in Asia”According to Julian Lapitan, Senior Manager of the National Programs Relations of IRRI
Now let’s compare RICE PRODUCTIONAccording to Julian Lapitan, Senior Manager of the National Programs Relations of IRRI Year 2006
4. 16 MMTDespite the country’s rice production growing by more than 3 percent, its rice requirement has been 4.7 percent. “We are consuming more rice than what we can produce” - Julian Lapitan, Senior Manager of the National Programs Relations of IRRI
Per Hectare Country’s Rice Yield in 20053.8 (MT/ha) 2.65 MT/ha 3 MT/ha, In 4.57 MT/ha 4.95 MT/ha.MT / ha = metric tons per hectare
has been importing rice despite the fact rice yields in the country have grown faster 2.7 % Annually than the rest of the countries belonging to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) in the last 10 years. - Dr. Sergio Francisco, Chief Science Research Specialist and Program Leader for Impact and Policy Research of PhilRice
Market Based Policy Measures2/3 Rice Land cultivated by tenants throughshared cropping agreement with a percent ofharvest goes to the Landlord as payment forthe use of land as input to production and restof harvest goes to farmers, traders, informallending institutions for the purchase of farminputs and for provisions of needs.
In some cases landlord owns thethreshing and milling facilitiesSource: Philippine Institute for Development Studies Rice and Philippine Politics by Ponciano S. Intal Jr and Marissa Garcia
Among with many othersRice CartelManagement of irrigation facilitiesSupport SystemTraining with latest developmentSource: Philippine Institute for Development Studies Rice and Philippine Politicsby Ponciano S. Intal Jr. and Marissa Garcia
Let me challenge you…If you were given a chance to meet and propose a project with the newly elected President of the Philippines what would you like to say to him? In ten words or less…
What can be done now? Let us redeem the Philippine Agriculture. Exactly 10 words.
VISION OF THE PHILIPPINESAGRICULTUREBASKET OF ASIA
1. Strategic Planning to the Grass Roots Make the ordinary farmers and private sectors be part of the provincial Strategic Planning on a National Level
FARMERS NATIONWIDE SIMULTANEOU S SUMMITMaking Farmers part of the planning –Let them put into words what are their ideas.More buy in for the projects if they themselvesPut title in the project- write words in the program.More buy in for the government projects
HOW? By havingFARMER FORMAL BASED ORGANIZATION Headed by an SME Subject Matter Expert
Through “One-Stop Shop” Consultancy FirmBusiness Empowerment ZoneSmall Business Handbook – A Complete Guide in doing businessFarmers, Fishermen & Businessmen SummitVision CastingAnalyze Historical Data and Comprehensive Situation AnalysisCreation of Advisory Board – Lead Convenor per Barangay
The 4 Walls ofBusiness Advisory Council Sector and Capacity Coordination Building Management Private Sector Agriculture Infrastructure Management Develop
LGU should provide basic inputs like seeds, seedlings, and fish fries and earn taxes from the produce.
Rebuilding the 4 Wallsof Philippine Agriculture Sector and Capacity Coordination Building Management Private Sector Agriculture Infrastructure Management Develop
Government Policy Focus on Agricultural Facilities Rice mills, feed mills, rural roads, transportation, irrigation systems, cold storage and landing sites
VISION OF THE PHILIPPINESAGRICULTUREBASKET OF ASIA
GOVERNMENT POLICY FULL SUPPORT TO: FILIPINO SCIENTISTS CHRISTINA DAVID 2004 COMPLEMENTARY PAPER ON HYBRID RICE PROGRESS IN THE COUNTRY.Source: Philippine Institute for Development Studies Rice and Philippine Politicsby Ponciano S. Intal Jr. and Marissa Garcia
“Rice is 4%protein and 96% politics.” -Lawrence Theriot, Washington D.C. Lobbyist,2000
We give salute to the unsung heroes behind this projectsBAS Citizens CharterEnsuring transparency and the right to information.CountrySTAT PhilippinesYour gateway to information on agriculture and foodBAS Intranet System (BASIS)A key tool in allowing BAS staff to communicate and share informationOnline Public Access Catalogue (OPAC)An online catalogue of materials on various fields held at the BAS libraryASEAN Food Security Information System (AFSIS)ASEANs facility for sharing and access of data on food securityRegional Data Exchange System (RDES)Data Exchange System on food and agri-statistics in Asia and the PacificRural Sector Statistical Information System (RSSIS)Presents the RSSIS-RP framework containing 14 modulesCommunity Level Statistical Information System (CLSIS)Provides all relevant information about the CLSISDEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGYANGAT LAHI ACADEMY
I JUST KNOW FOR SUREThis will happen in the near future.
TEAM PHILIPPINES – ONE TEAM The Philippines is a beautiful country and welove our country. We aim to raise a mobile teamof speakers, trainers and volunteers that arecommitted to challenging Filipinos to stay in ourcountry and be part in nation building. Weconceptualize, design, implement trainings thataim to uplift Filipino Farmers and Fishermen in alanguage they understand at a very low costthrough partnership with Local Government Unitsand other institutions.
Thoughts? Comments? Suggestions? Feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.orgWe look forward to hear from you.