DA ready to distribute certified rice, corn seeds in Soccsksargen
DAVAO CITY—The Department of Agriculture (DA) said it is ready to distribute 73,011 bags of certified palay seeds and corn seeds to farmers in the Cotabato provinces.
DA Regional Director Amalia Jayag-Datukan said the distribution of certified seeds, worth nearly P100 million, is one of the interventions of the government to help farmers prior to the onset of the wet cropping season.
“Since we are already experiencing rains throughout the region, these farmers should immediately receive assistance from the DA after the onslaught of El Niño,” Datukan said.
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