Agri-Infra, Machineries & Farmers

The Provincial Government of Davao del Sur’s Office for Special Program on Agri- Infra (OSP-Agri-Infra) focuses on helping farmers increased their income by improving the yields through the use of climate change-resilient rice and corn seed varieties and provisions of agricultural infrastructure and postharvest facilities.

The main objective of the other infrastructure component is to expand rural infrastructure system by providing the required farm-to-market roads in major production areas, water supply system, research and technology infrastructure, public market and abattoirs, and improved services that can generate employment, increase productivity and marketability, and improve the quality standards to make the agricultural products competitive. Post-harvest facilities and other post-harvest-related infrastructure are also recognized as critical investments in order to reduce post-harvest losses, extend the shelf-life and maintain the quality of agricultural products.

Functions:

a. Consolidates resolutions from People Organizations/ Non-Government Organizations/ Local Government Units concerning farm commodities and post-harvest facilities/machineries
b. Assist associations to in attaining legal personality through registration with proper government agencies
c. Prepare Project Proposals related to the aforementioned Resolutions
d. Prepare endorsements of resolutions to the Provincial Governor
e. Gathering of data regarding farm to market road through geo-tagging