The low temperature in the terrain of Benguet results to frost that brings slight damage to vegetables and other crops.


As reported to the local media frost were found in Madaymen, Kibungan; Cada, Mankayan; Paoay, Atok and in Lam-ayan, Buguias just this week.

BAGUIO CITY—The Department of Agriculture-CAR recognized on December 23 outstanding farmers and farmers’ group in the 2016 Regional Gawad Saka, Organic Agriculture Achievers, and Corn Quality Achievers Awards held at the Prince Plaza Hotel, this city. 

Expected to add to the joys of their Christmas celebrations, the outstanding men and women from the agriculture sector along with members of their families took time out from their farming routine and came over to receive their plaque of recognition and cash award from the DA for their great contribution towards the growth and development of the agriculture sector in the region.