MAFAR, NIA MEET TO STRENGTHEN COMMITMENT TO AGRICULTURAL PROGRESS IN LANAO DEL SUR
In a significant effort to strengthen the Lanao del Sur’s agricultural sector, the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, and Agrarian Reform (MAFAR) Lanao del Sur Provincial Office graced a coordination meeting with the National Irrigation Authority (NIA) on September 5 at Basak Malutlut, Marawi City.
The meeting brought together representatives from both organizations to deliberate on strategies for sustainable agricultural development.
During the meeting, Engr. Abdulgaphar Sansarona, Chief Agriculturist of MAFAR Lanao del Sur, presented the Mohammad S. Yacob (MSY) Priority Agenda, MASAGANA Rice Industry Development Program, and a discussion on PhilMech RCEF Mechanization component.
An Open forum between PhilMech Provincial Coordinator Khalid Sangacala and NIA was also done to address some issues and concerns.
Engr. Abdulgaphar Sansarona expressed assurance that the coordination between MAFAR and NIA would yield tangible benefits for farmers and contribute to the overall growth and sustainability of the province’s agriculture.
He stressed the importance of continued collaboration and regular follow-up meetings to monitor progress.