Ako Bicol provides farm equipment to Albay farmers
The Ako Bicol partylist, in coordination with the Department of Agriculture and Provincial Government of Albay, has distributed farm equipment to farmers.
“Labis ang kasiyahan ng ating mga kababayang magsasaka matapos tanggapin ang farm equipment at binhi mula sa Ako Bicol party list, Department of Agriculture at Provincial Government of Albay,” said the partylist.
“Layunin ng Ako Bicol at mga katuwang nito na makatulong sa mga Bicolanong magsasaka upang maging mas masagana ang kanilang ani at kit,” it added.
The beneficiary received machinery hybrid and certified palay seeds, garden tools, and vegetable seedlings.
The event was led by Ako Bicol party list Representative Alfredo A. Garbin, Jr. , Ms. Donna Co, sister of Congressman Zaldy S. Co, Mr. Florentino Ubalde, Jr. (Agricultural Center Chief II & APCO for Albay/Sorsogon), Ms. Cheryll Rebeta (Provincial Agriculturist Albay),
Also present were representatives and members of farmers cooperatives.
It was held at the Celebration Plaza, Embarcadero de Legazpi.
“Ang programa ay bahagi ng ‘Tabang sa Kabuhayan’ ng Ako Bicol na naglalayong tulungan ang sektor pang agrikultura,” said the partylist.