DA to offer cheap rice in Iloilo
The Department of Agriculture (DA) will bring its Bigas Para sa Masa program in Iloilo this week wherein the public could get an access to cheap rice.
“The Department of Agriculture invites you to join the launching of the Bigas Para sa Masa on March 16, 2018 in DA-RFO 6 Soils Compound (in front of CityMall Parola), 9:00AM to 5:00PM,” Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol said in his Facebook account.
The Bigas Para sa Masa is among the efforts of the DA to provide available and affordable food for all Filipinos.
Through the Bigas Para sa Masa, the department will be offering rice for P34.00 to P38.00 per kilo.
The price of commercial rice now in the market ranges from P45 to 50 per kilo.