Mindanao authorities are looking at developing about a million hectares for oil palm farming with about a third of the total area in the Caraga Region.
The Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA), through Public Affairs Division Chief Romeo M. Montenegro, said Caraga can become the center of oil palm production in Mindanao as studies show the climate and soil condition in parts of the region, particularly in the Agusan provinces, are ideal for both nurseries and farms.
Caraga is composed of 5 provinces: Agusan del Norte and Sur, Surigao del Norte and Sur, and the Dinagat Islands.
Caraga is definitely gifted with earthbound paradise islands where you will truly feel and see the God given mesmerizing views and sceneries. So, when you are planning to spend your vacation in this place, do not forget to visit the newly-created province of Caraga, Dinagat Islands which has the tag name 'Mystical Island, Province of Love' that relates how Mother Nature creates the beauty of an island.
The other provinces of Caraga are Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Surigao del Norte, and Surigao del Sur
Location and History
You can find Dinagat Islands at the Region XIII or also c ...
When planning a vacation in the Philippines, we normally tend to overlook places that are out of the common tourist radar. Given the popularity of local destinations such as Palawan, Boracay, Cebu and Bohol, it's understandable why travelers prefer to spend their holidays at these well-established vacation spots.
But if there ever comes a time you get the urge to discover new frontiers and go somewhere undeveloped, rustic, wild or maybe even mysterious.
Read on to find out why Dinagat Islands should be on top of that list.
Formerly a part of Surigao del Norte, Dinagat Islands is the s ...