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Highlights of the Palay and Corn Situation in Northern Mindanao for the First Quarter of 2020

Friday, August 21, 2020
PSAX-SR-2020-12

Palay Production

Northern Mindanao produced 173,068 metric tons of palay in the first quarter of 2020. This is a decrease of 5.7 percent from the previous year’s production for the same quarter.

Palay production in rainfed farms grew by 10.1 percent while palay production in irrigated farms contracted by 6.9 percent.

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Price Situation of Cereals in Northern Mindanao:Fourth Quarter of 2019

Thursday, June 11, 2020
PSAX-SR-2020-09

FARMGATE PRICES 
The average farmgate price of cereals declined in the fourth quarter of 2019. Palay or paddy rice was sold at the farm at PhP14.32 per kilo, down by PhP4.86 from the PhP19.18 price of the same period last year. Matured corn grain white likewise exhibited price setback of PhP2.43. It was bought from the farmers at 11.22 per kilo on the average. Meanwhile corn grain yellow was traded at PhP11.02 per kilo, PhP3.10 lower compared from PhP14.12 per kilo in the same period of 2018 as shown in Figure 1.
 
 
Table 1 shows that Misamis Oriental had the highest farmgate price of palay at PhP15.97 per kilo. while Misamis Occidental farmers received the lowest at PhP13.49 per kilo of palay sold at the farm.
 
Meanwhile, matured corn grain white was sold highest in the province of Misamis... Read more about Price Situation of Cereals in Northern Mindanao:Fourth Quarter of 2019.

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