Agriculture projects in Davao pour in

The Department of Agriculture (DA) distributed a total of P1.1 billion worth of farm and fishery equipment as well as agriculture-related projects in Compostela Valley Province and Davao del Norte.

Agriculture Secretary Proceso J. Alcala led the turnover of the farm inputs, machineries, and infrastructures to the local government units (LGU) of the two provinces and to various farmer cooperatives and irrigator associations.

A total of P457 million worth of projects was given to Compostela Valley Province while P646 million worth of projects was poured to Davao del Norte.

The mass turnover of projects in Compostela, Compostela Valley was a continued effort towards full recovery of typhoon Pablo affected areas and at the same time building on the valuable agricultural resources of the province.

—From the Department of Agriculture