Accreditamento del "Rogate Oasis Farm" di Bolinao come Scuola per le Coltivazioni Biologiche

The Rogate Oasis Farm in Brgy. Sampaloc, Bolinao, Pangasinan has been awarded a Certificate of Accreditation as Learning Site by the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) of the Department of Agriculture of the Philippine Government. Dr. Roger Evangelista, ATI-RTC I Center Director, Santa Barabara, Pangasinan handed the certificate to Fr. Mariano Ranera Jr. RCJ, Rogate Oasis Farm Director, during a formal launch ceremony held at the site on August 9, 2017. Guests included Mayor Arnold Celeste of Bolinao, Bolinao Municipal Agriculturist Ms. Carolina Ramirez, Zaragoza Parish Priest Fr. Antonio Dammay RCJ.

The Rogate Oasis Farm will cater to the formation and training of local farmers to integrated organic farming for Region I. At present the farm cultivates organic rice, and a variety of fruits, vegetables and herbal medicines. It also raises organic animals (swine, wild boar, chicken, ducks, goat, cows, fish) and produces organic fertilizers.