Mayor Constantino has sounded out the unrelenting support of the DA, though the DA 12 field office since the time of her father, erstwhile Mayor Bongbong Constantino, who has chosen farming as the LGU’s flagship program.
The DA support would boost the extensive implementation of her administration’s IHEARD program that focuses in the fortification of infrastructure to create more access roads and bridges for a much gentler delivery of farm produce in the lowlands.
Local agriculturist Nelson Sadang said a unit of the worth P2,640,600 tractor was released for the Malandag Irrigators Association as beneficiary.
Another with a backhoe will serve as a roving land tilling machine to serve local farmers who are found to be qualified of its utilization.
In addition, two units of drip irrigation facilities were also issued for the Alkikan Vegetable Growers Association (ALVEGA) in Barangay Alkikan, while the three other collapsible case dryers were also given to the Buntalan, Kalubihan and Lambalot farmers association in Malungon. (MALUNGON INFORMATION OFFICE)