City Agriculturist

CECILLA C. MOGUEIS, Senior Agriculturist
VIRGINIA F. MENDOZA, Supervising Agriculture Officer
RAFAEL A. CASAS, Agricultural Technologist
HELENE GRACE M. EVANGELISTA, Agricultural Technologist
CHRISTINE H. LUBRICA, Agricultural Technologist
NELIA B. TEMPORAL, Agricultural Technician
REYNALDO N. PADAYAO, Jr., Community Affairs Assistant II
PAULINE ANGELI N. NIETO, Administrative Aide III
VANESSA B. MADRID, Administrative Aide III


  1. Formulate measures for the approval of the sangguniang panlungsod and provide technical assistance and support to the city mayor in carrying out measures to ensure the delivery of basic services and provisions of adequate facilities relative to agricultural services;
  2. Develop plans and strategies, and upon approval thereof by the city mayor, implement the same, particularly those which have to do with agricultural programs and projects which the city mayor is empowered to implement and which the sangguniang
    panlungsod is empowered to provide;
  3. In addition to the foregoing duties and functions, the city agriculturist shall:
    (a) Ensure that maximum assistance and access to resources in the production, processing and marketing of agricultural and aquacultural and marine products are extended to farmers, fishermen and local entrepreneurs;
    (b) Conduct or cause to be conducted location-specific agricultural researches and assist in making available the appropriate technology arising out of and disseminating
    information on basic research on crops, prevention and control of plant diseases and pests, and other agricultural matters which will maximize productivity;
    (c) Assist the city mayor in the establishment and extension services of demonstration farms or aquaculture and marine products;
    (d) Enforce rules and regulations relating to agriculture and aquaculture; and
    (e) Coordinate with government agencies and nongovernmental organizations which promote agricultural productivity through appropriate technology compatible with
    environmental integrity.
  4. Be in the frontline of the delivery of basic agricultural services, particularly those needed for the survival of the inhabitants during and in the aftermath of man-made and natural disasters and calamities;
  5. Recommend to the sangguniang panlungsod and advise the city mayor on all other matters related to agriculture and aquaculture which will improve the livelihood and living conditions of the inhabitants; and
  6. Perform such other duties and functions and exercise such other powers as provided for under Republic Act No. 7160, Otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991, and those that are prescribed by law or ordinance.