The Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office in Northern Mindanao (DA-RFO-10) recently received the ABEMIS 2022 Terabyte Award during the recent Agricultural and Biosystems Management Information System (ABEMIS) FY 2022 Data Assessment after topping the competition with a score of 99.41%. The search for the most outstanding ABEMIS implementing unit was one of the highlights of the event.
The regional team was composed of Regional Agricultural Engineering Division (RAED) Chief and Team Leader Engr. Deliza T. Camaro; Engr. Romil Espanola (RAED-PPMS Chief/Assistant Team Leader); Engr. Grace Yagonia (RAED-PPMS/Member); Engr. Jelly Nalvaja (RAED-PPMS/ABEMIS Staff); Engr. Rosie Eballa (RAED-PPMS/ABEMIS Staff); Engr. Divine Grace Aying (RAED-PPMS/ABEMIS Staff); and Engr. Sobair Grande (RAED-PPMS/ABEMIS Staff).
ABEMIS is a Bureau of Agricultural and Fisheries Engineering (BAFE) in-house developed web-based information system that serves as the central data repository and a monitoring tool of all agricultural fisheries machinery and infrastructure projects of the DA. This helps accelerate the monitoring of project implementation from proposal, validation, procurement, construction, completion to operation. Acknowledging the efforts of the DA RFOs on the use of ABEMIS as project implementation and monitoring tool, the BAFE sponsored one (1) Computer Laptop (15.6” screen, 1 Terabyte ROM, 4gb RAM) as prize for the most outstanding implementing unit. Likewise, the criteria for the selection includes: a) Completeness and Correctness of Data and Documentary Requirements (60%); b) Completeness of Inventory (20%); and c) Completeness of Targets (2022) encoded in the ABEMIS (20%) with a total accumulating score of 100%.
Other awardees included DA RFO V as 2022 Gigabyte Awardee with a score of 97.18%; DA RFI XI as 2022 Megabyte Awardee (86.98%); and DA RFO IV-A as 2022 Kilobyte Awardee (85.25%).