OPAG is the lead agency of the Provincial Local Government Unit (PLGU) of Davao del Sur responsible for the implementation of agricultural growth and development initiatives. It provides the policy framework, helps direct public investments in partnership with the national agencies, (NGAs), Non-Government organizations (NGOs), private agencies and individuals in the provision of extension and technical services in the countryside and to inculcate upon the public minds that agriculture the backbone of the country’s economy.
OPAG envisions for a dynamic self reliant agro-industrialized province with farmers and fisherfolks turned successful entrepreneurs through a sustainable agriculture development that passed the international standards of safety, healthful and environment-friendly policy framework formulated and adopted by its constituents.
OPAG Serves as catalyst involving highly motivated and capacitated implementers and partner stakeholders through effective inter-agency coordination for a sustainable and profitable agri-fishery industrialized province… In a balanced ecological system.
We, the officials and employees of OPAG with the aid of our “Divine Providence” do hereby pledge to commit and dedicate ourselves in performing our duties and responsibilities within the bound of laws in the speedy delivery of extension and support services in the pursuit of food sufficiency and in stable environment in accordance with the CORE VALUES mandated in the REPUBLIC ACT NO.6713
a. Commitment to public interest
c. Justness and sincerity
d. Responsiveness to the public
e. Nationalism and patriotism and
f. Commitment to democracy
֎ Rice Program
֎ High Value Crops Development Program (HVCDP)
֎ Corn Program
֎ Agri-Engineering Program (with all banner program)
֎ Socio-Economic & Institutional Development Program
֎ Fishery Development Program
֎ Support to Organic Agriculture Program
֎ Administrative Support Services
֎ Planning, Monitoring and Data Banking Services
֎ Crop Protection
֎ Provincial Nursery
֎ Support to PASSIG Islet Aqua-Eco Park Economic Enterprise