The Department of Agriculture through Agricultural Credit Policy Council (ACPC) in coordination with the LandBank of the Philippines today released the Cash Cards under Survival and Recovery (SURE) Aid Program.

This is a loan assistance for eligible rice farmers who are affected by the decline in buying price of palay caused by the Rice Tariffication Law here in Cotabato province.

DA12 Regional Executive Director Milagros Casis encouraged every farmer to register in the Registry System for Basic Sector in Agriculture (RSBSA) to avail DA’s programs and interventions.

RED Casis also stressed out their responsibility in availing this loan program. SURE Aid loan is payable for 8 years.