Albay Gov. Bichara leads awarding ceremony of AFBFPP Season 4


Governor Al Francis Bichara has spearheaded the awarding ceremony of the Albay Family Based Food Production Program (AFBFPP) Season 4.

One of the highlights of the event was the awarding ceremony for the Search for the Best Urban and Backyard Garden.

It is a contest for Senior Citizen and PWD sector of Albay which aims to promote good-fellowship amongst them.

“To help them cope with the current health crisis — be active and occupied, to distract them from anxiety and stress, at the same time promoting food security, health and wellness,” the Capitol said.

The winners:

Best In Rural Gardening
Aurora Galeon – Busac, Oas Albay

2nd Place
Preciosa de la Punta – Basicao, Pioduran, Albay

3rd Place
Narcisa Castanos – Cotmon, Camalig, Albay

Best in Urban Gardening
Ester C. Competente – Cale, Tiwi Albay

2nd Place
Ireneo Malagueno – Estancia, Malinao, Albay

3rd Place
Jose Arabeta – Bonot, Legazpi City

The Prizes are as follows:

P20,000 for the Best Urban and Backyard Garden
P12,000 for 1st runner up
P8,000 for 2nd runner up.

“Kudos to PSWDO-Albay, APAO Albay, C/MSWDOs, the Participants and all the people who have contributed time and efforts in making this event a success,” said the Capitol.