El Niño destroys P110 million worth of agriculture crops in Maguindanao
COTABATO CITY—The damage to agricultural crops brought about by the long dry spell and rat infestation in Maguindanao rose to P110 million, officials said on Tuesday.
With this, the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) will increase its support to affected farmers, according to Secretary Alexander Alonto of the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (DAF).
He said to date, dry spell and rat infestation in the province destroyed more than P110 million worth of agricultural crops.
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