Mayor Panaligan leads distribution of cash aid for farmers
Calapan City Mayor Arnan Panaligan has spearheaded the distribution of rice farmer subsidy assistance from the Department of Agriculture.
The said cash assistance was released through Landbank. The activity was held at the City Hall Complex.
“Ayon kay City Mayor Arnan C. Panaligan, malaking tulong ang subsidy sa mga magsasaka para sa produksyon ng palay,” the mayor’s office said.
“Sa ilalim ng Angat Kabuhayan sa Agrikultura Program (AKAP), ang programa ng City Government of Calapan sa agricultural development, ipinagkakaloob sa mga magsasaka ang subsidy para sa hybrid at certified seeds, fertilizers at iba pang production inputs,” it added.
Meanwhile, The City Government sa Calapan Federation of Farmers Associations also received four combined harvester, four wheel tractors, rice transplanters and hand held tractors.
The said equipment are part of the mechanization of the agriculture sector in Calapan City.
On the other hand, Panaligan also joined the video conference of the Regional Peace and Order Council.
The Southern Luzon Command of the Armed Forces of the Philippines and the Philippine National Police Mimaropa Regional Office gave a briefing on the security situation and peace and order status respectively of the region.