KORONADAL CITY --- Representing DA XII Regional Executive Director Milagros Casis to the Economic Development Committee Meeting at NEDA XII office is RTD for Operations Zaldy Boloron who discussed DA's request to the local government units to help in the regulation of trading and transport of female productive cattle and goat outside Region XII since this is one of the main causes of their dwindling population.

RTD Boloron also said that the DA and its attached agencies are intensifying artificial insemination activities in the region. The DA is also holding milk feeding programs among undernourished children as embodied under Republic Act 11037.

Other agri-related concern presented was on the impact of the newly-signed Rice Tariffication Law and its safety nets for Filipinos