De Oro Rice Banner Program Stakeholders Gather During 1st Consultative Meeting

Farmers, PAGRO, NIA Davao de Oro, and other stakeholders are all eyes and ears during the Consultative Meeting. 

by Lee Ryan G. Datuin, Acting IDO, Davao de Oro IMO - Uploaded February 29, 2024

The Grains Production and Management Unit-Rice Program of the Provincial Agriculturist's Office in coordination with the National Irrigation Administration XI – Davao de Oro IMO, Municipal Rice Program Coordinators, Irrigators Associations (IAs) and Rice Farmer Leaders conducts the 1st Quarter Consultative Meeting on the Provincial Rice Banner Program on February 28, 2024, at BPCIA Bldg., Basak Pangutosan, Nabunturan, Davao de Oro.

The activity discussed rice program updates, various issues, and concerns that integrate government initiatives and interventions for the rice sector. Stakeholders were also able to express their expectations and perceptions.

Also Present in the activity is the Provincial Agriculturist Dr. Jaime Anter, O&M Section head of NIA DDO Engr. Alex A. Merlin, IDU Head Ma’am, Ma. Isabel G. Decio, FEDIA President Jerry F. Barayuga, Personnel from PhilRice Sir Reynick Namalata, and DA XI Rice Focal Jacinto Macoy.

O&M Head Engr. Alex A. Merlin presents Flood, Crops, and Irrigation Facility Damages.

Open forum: IAs raise their concerns on RSBSA Registration and subsidy acquisition.

For questions and/or clarifications, you may contact:
Engr. JIMMY L, APOSTOL
Regional Manager A
NIA XI Regional Office
r11@nia.gov.ph