A senior official of the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) and provincial leaders inaugurated on Wednesday, August 24, seven projects in Basilan, seen to boost productivity of farmers, among them hundreds of former Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) members.
An aquamarine and agriculture production ventures between two multinational groups and the Philippine government has taken off after the agreement was signed four months ago.
President Ferdinand Marcos, Jr. will take inspiration from his father and namesake, the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos, to solve the country’s perennial rice shortfall by implementing “Masagana 150”.
A veterinary quarantine facility, a first in North Cotabato, was ;launched on Monday, July 18.
Basilan Gov. Jim Salliman announced on Monday, June 6, that for the next three years he shall focus on boosting the productivity of Basilan residents by investing in modern farming technology adaptable in the island province.