The Office of the Provincial Agriculturist recently turns over Php1.8 million worth of farm equipment to farmer irrigators and local government units.
The equipment composed of five Walk Behind Transplanters complete with accessories worth Php367,500 each came from the Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office XII through the efforts of the OPAG.
During the turn-over ceremony held at the Provincial Nursery and Demonstration Farm at Brgy. Reyes, Banga, the beneficiaries received said equipment from Provincial Agriculturist Raul D. Teves, DVM, Engr. Joan M. Batobalani, and personnel from the Agricultural Research and Support Services Division. They are the following:
𝟭. 𝗕𝘂𝗲𝗻𝗮𝘃𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗮 𝗔𝗹𝗹𝗮𝗵 𝗥𝗶𝘃𝗲𝗿 𝗜𝗿𝗿𝗶𝗴𝗮𝘁𝗼𝗿𝘀 𝗔𝘀𝘀𝗼𝗰𝗶𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗜𝗻𝗰.
𝟮. 𝗠𝗟𝗚𝗨 𝗦𝘂𝗿𝗮𝗹𝗹𝗮𝗵
𝟯. 𝗟𝗜𝗕𝗦𝗨𝗥 𝗜𝗿𝗿𝗶𝗴𝗮𝘁𝗼𝗿𝘀 𝗔𝘀𝘀𝗼𝗰𝗶𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻
𝟰. 𝗡𝗮𝗰𝗶 𝗦𝗺𝗮𝗹𝗹 𝗪𝗮𝘁𝗲𝗿 𝗜𝗿𝗿𝗶𝗴𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗦𝘆𝘀𝘁𝗲𝗺 𝗔𝘀𝘀𝗼𝗰𝗶𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗜𝗻𝗰.
𝟱. 𝗧𝗔𝗚𝗗𝗨𝗠 𝗜𝗥𝗥𝗜𝗚𝗔𝗧𝗢𝗥𝗦 𝗔𝗦𝗦𝗢𝗖𝗜𝗔𝗧𝗜𝗢𝗡 𝗜𝗡𝗖.
Said recipients were given orientation on how to operate said equipment. They also expressed their gratitude to the DA and the OPAG for the assistance extended to them as these equipment are of big help to their farming activities to boost production and lessen their expenses. They also expressed their commitment to take good care of the said equipment.