Tag: farmers

Go takes up cudgels for farmers amid rampant agri smuggling

Senator Bong Go renewed his appeal to the government to prioritize the welfare of small agricultural workers and stressed the need to eradicate smuggling of agricultural products into the country, which has been adversely affecting the livelihoods of Filipino farmers nationwide.

DAR distributes 179 e-titles to WV farmers

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) has distributed a total of 179 electronic land titles (e-titles) to agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) of Western Visayas under its Support to Parcelization of Lands for Individual Titling or SPLIT Project over the weekend.

Lacson: Let LGUs procure equipment for their farmers

Local government units (LGU) should be the ones buying farm machinery and agricultural implements for Filipino farmers through the P5-billion in benefits from the Rice Tariffication Law (RTL), as Partido Reporma presidential candidate Panfilo “Ping” Lacson vowed it would happen under his administration once he prevails in the May 9 national elections.