Provincial Governor Imelda ‘Angging’ Quibranza-Dimaporo leads the turn-over ceremony of mobile mills to different Municipal Agricultural Officers of the province at the grounds of Mindanao Civic Center Sports Complex on March 27, 2018.
The turn-over of the mobile agricultural equipment will help farmers in the interior areas of the municipalities in easing the burden of bringing their products to rice or corn mills usually located in the coastal municipalities.
Municipal Agricultural Officers from the Municipalities of Balo-i, Bacolod, Kolambugan, Matungao, Pantar, Poona Piagapo, Sapad, Sultan Naga Dimaporo, Tagoloan, Tangcal received the mobile rice mills while the Municipality of Linamon accepted the mobile corn mill.
Governor Angging was glad to handover the agricultural mobile units and hope that each Municipal Agricultural Office will take care of the unit/s for the farmers’ benefit. The Provincial Chief Executive as well mentioned in her speech that she is planning to meet Presidential Adviser on Peace Process, Secretary Jesus Dureza in Manila to request for more aids or projects such as these mobile rice and corn mill.
The turn-over is in close partnership between the Provincial Government of Lanao del Norte, Department of Agriculture, Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP), and Payapa at Masaganang Pamayanan (PAMANA). Mayor Ulwan Dimaporo of Sultan Naga Dimaporo, Mayor Mighty Dimakuta Dimaporo of Tagoloan and Mayor Joselito Miquiabas of Bacolod together with Sangguniang Panlalawigan Board Member Renario S. Bihag was present to witness the ceremony. OPPAP Area Manager for Northern Mindanao, Allan S. Almoite and DA Regional Director Carlene C. Collado were also present to grace the event.
In addition, Governor Angging proudly spilled the good news that the Province of Lanao del Norte will be having its own Food Innovation Center, noting that every region will only have one facility and that can be found in Cagayan de Oro City. But through the perseverance of 2nd District Representative, Congressman Abdullah ‘Bobby’ Dimakuta Dimaporo and Governor Imelda ‘Angging’ Quibranza-Dimaporo, this FIC will soon rise in Sagadan, Municipality of Tubod near the Pasalubong Center.
The leadership of the Quibranza-Dimaporo family in continuously creating and innovating ways for the good of the people has brought Lanao del Norte where it is now, a develop and progressive province where the constituents are united towards prosperity and development. PIO-LDN