KORONADAL CITY -Governor Reynaldo S. Tamayo Jr. lauded the efforts of the Department of Agriculture Region 12 in bringing support to the farmers especially in the province of South Cotabato.
During the Regional Food Security Summit held earlier today in this city, Governor Tamayo mentioned the many efforts of the agriculture department to alleviate the plight of the farmers.
Tamayo mentioned the various programs and projects which benefitted the farmers just like the provision of the farm tractors which paved the way for the establishment of “Provincial Free Tractor services” in the province.
He added that with the strong partnership between the Local Government Units and the DA, there is hope that food security and self-sufficiency can be attained.
Tamayo was one of the invited speakers of the regional event with the theme: “Food today and beyond”.