Oriental Mindoro Cong Umali witnesses rice agriculture advancement


Oriental Mindoro 2nd district Rep. Rey Umali led the recent inauguration of a facility that could change the face of rice agriculture in the province.

Enter the of Bongabong Rice Processing Center in Barangay Sagana.

Umali, on a Facebook post, said the project was funded by the Department of Agriculture (DA) in coordination with the Bongabong LGU. The facility is under the management of Farmers Organization for the Rural Upliftment of Mindoro (FORUM).

“This will promote innovation and improved technology on post-harvest facilities and will support farmer cooperatives while ensuring quality agriculture (rice) production in Oriental Mindoro,” the politiko wrote.

Now that’s welcome change.