The Provincial Government of Lanao del Norte through the Provincial Agriculture’s Office (PAO) prepared the Turn-over and Acceptance Ceremony of the newly constructed Provincial Nursery Seed Farm (PNSF) warehouse from the Department of Agriculture Region 10 on October 27, 2020, Poblacion, Municipality of Kapatagan.

The PNSF warehouse will serve as proper storage of agricultural inputs and machinery to cater to the rice-producing municipalities in the province and the drone sprayer will be used as a high-tech aerial manned system in applying foliar fertilizers for the crops.

Department of Agriculture 10 Regional Director Carlene C. Collado, CPA, led the turnover of projects and thanked Governor Imelda ‘Angging’ Quibranza-Dimaporo for the unwavering support to various agricultural programs in the province and for constructing the Provincial Nursery Seed Farm, vital infrastructure to both PGLDN and DA. The Regional Director also encouraged the Local Government Units to submit project proposals to their office to be included during the deliberation of their budget.

On behalf of Governor Imelda ‘Angging’ Quibranza-Dimaporo, Letecia G. Ditucalan, the Provincial Agriculture Officer extends gratitude to Dir. Collado for the grants and emphasized that the warehouse and drone sprayer will bring great contributions to increase rice productivity of the local farmers.

Honorable Romely Jose Roullo, Sangguniang Bayan Member of the Municipality of Kapatagan was also present at the ceremony and expressed his gratitude to DA-10 and the Provincial Government of Lanao del Norte for choosing Kapatagan and hoped that with the help of Governor Angging more projects and programs will be implemented for the benefit of the rice farmers and help solve the issue on the low buying price of rice. PIO-LDN