Region 7 bags National Rice Achievers Award

Created on Monday, 03 June 2019

Region 7 receives six major and special awards during the recently held National Rice Achievers Award (RAA) at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) in Pasay City.

Talibon, Bohol was cited as one of the top rice producing municipalities of the region.

The San Roque Irrigators Association (SARISA) of Talibon, Bohol was awarded as Outstanding Small Water Impounding System Association (SWISA) and the Nangka United Farmers Association of Bayawan, Negros Oriental as Outstanding Communal Irrigators System (CIS) in the entire country.

Special citation were also received by the Gabibu Irrigators Association and the Pansul United Farmers Asso. (PUFA) in Ubay and Guindulman, Bohol, respectivel

Gracing the ceremony was Senator Cynthia Villar, who commended the awardees for their contribution in the national rice production.

Atty. Salvador Diputado, Regional Executive Director of DA-Central Visayas accompanied all the awardees in receiving their respective awards.

CONGRATULATIONS to all the winners. Region 7 is truly proud of you- our AWARDEES.