GENERAL SANTOS CITY --- More than 130 farmer-technicians throughout the region attended the 2019 Local Farmer Technicians Year-end Assessment and Action Planning cum Contract Signing for CY-2020 today.

The Department of Agriculture XII through its Extension Support, Education and Training Services Section (ESETS) assessed the LFTs' accomplishments this year and oriented them with their additional functions.

Meanwhile, Regional Executive Director Milagros Casis thanked all the farmer-technicians and encourage them to continue their noble duties as reinforcement of LGU-based agricultural extension workers in developing and promoting modern rice production and post-production technologies.

One LFT each province also shared their experiences and success stories while exercising their duties as Local Farmer Technicians.