MAFAR CONDUCTS CEREMONIAL DISTRIBUTION OF RCEF PALAY SEEDS IN BAGOINGED, PIKIT, COTABATO
COTABATO | May 8, 2021
A total of 352 bags of NSIC Rc222 and NSIC Rc216, a certified seed from the PhilRice RCEF Seed component, was distributed to rice farmers in Bagoinged, Pikit Cotabato last May 8, 2021.
The Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Agrarian Reform- Social Geographic of the Bangsamoro Focal Person Mr. Disumimba N. Rasheed facilitated the event.
For this cropping season, PhilRice and MAFAR allocated 12,400 bags of Certified Seeds to rice farmers in the 63 barangays. They expected that within May 2021, all the allocated seeds would be delivered and distributed to the beneficiaries.
Beneficiaries of Certified Seeds will undergo geotagging and a registered Registry System for Basic Sectors in Agriculture (RSBSA)
Furthermore, SGA Administrator Mohammad Kelly Antao, Al-haj, Dr. Macmod D. Mamalangkap, Director of the Fishery Sector, Chief of the Field Operation Division Tong Abas, and Abdul Nasseef Ulong, Hon. Barangao Captain Paisal Haron and Abdulatip Tiago, Area Coordinator of the Pikit Cluster 2 witnessed the distribution of palay seeds
Ruzna Macalay (Carmen cluster), Montasser Mamalangkap (Kabacan), Mastura Saladili, Mehamin Abas, Badrudin Guiandal (Pikit cluster), Jabbar Mamalangkap and Aida M. Lolos (Midsayap cluster), Mantingan Abdullah (Pigcawayan Cluster), and Report Officer Arched Angeles attended the said event.