TURN-OVER CEREMONY. In support to the palay procurement operations of the National Food Authority in Region 10, Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel F. Piñol turns-over the certificate to NFA 10 Director Genaro S. Nuñez amounting to P17.588 M for the four units mobile recirculating grain dryer and two units hauling truck.
Cagayan de Oro City -- To drum up the buffer stocking function of the agency, the Department of Agriculture through Secretary Emmanuel F. Piñol turns over logistics to the National Food Authority-10 (NFA-10) on February 18, 2019.
Said assistance comprises two units hauling truck amounting to P3,588,000, and certificates of commitment were extended for the four units mobile recirculating grain dryer amounting to P14,000,000, which are seen to intensify the palay procurement activities of NFA; thereby, fueling the stabilization of rice supply while protecting farmers from exploitation by traders.
Accepting the units is NFA-10 Regional Director Genaro S. Nuñez and provincial managers, in the presence of OIC-Regional Executive Director Carlene C. Collado, RAFC Chair Edgardo D. Layug, heads and representatives of the Regional Management Committee, Region 10’s DA and NFA staff, and other guests. # (JLOlson/Photo credits: AMBManto/EMB)