Department of Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel F. Piñol commits Php3million worth of agricultural interventions to the Northern Mindanao Federation of Dairy Cooperatives (NMFDC) during the 20th National Dairy Congress last May 3-5, 2017 at Mambajao, Camiguin.
Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Emmanuel F. Pinol joins the 20th Dairy Congress at the Provincial Convention Center of Mambajao, Camiguin province on May 3-5, 2017.
Secretary Piñol emphasized that under the administration of President Rodrigo R. Duterte, he will not allow corruption to ruin the programs and projects of the department saying that immediate assistance will be provided to the farmers.
He added that through DA’s commitments we can hurdle the challenges in making food affordable and available to every Filipino.
Further, the secretary encouraged the participants to form a group or association in order for them to easily avail the programs and projects under the DA’s banner programs.
In support to the dairy cooperatives in Misamis Oriental, 1 unit four-wheel drive tractor and 10 units milking machines worth P3.014 million was awarded to the Northern Mindanao Federation of Dairy Cooperatives in Misamis Oriental to sustain their dairy activities.
The congress was participated in by more than 500 dairy farmers from all over the country with the theme: “Gatas Pinoy Paunlarin, Tangkilikin, Palaganapin.”
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