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Distribution of DA assistance in Bataan (May 24, 2022)

Author: DA Communications Group | 25 May 2022

Secretary William D. Dar led the distribution of the Department of Agriculture’s (DA) assistance under the Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund – Rice Farmers Financial Assistance (RCEF-RFFA) Program and Fuel Discount Voucher Programs in Bataan on May 24, 2022 .

The RFFA program allocated Bataan P33.66 M budget, with 6,732 rice farmers receiving P5,000 cash assistance each.  On Fuel Discount Voucher Program, the DA-Regional Field Office 3 said that 26 corn farmers and fisherfolk in the province received P3,000 worth of fuel discount vouchers each.

A total of 26 farmer cooperatives and associations (FCA) in Bataan will also receive farm machineries and other technologies amounting to P32.7 M from the Philippine Center for Postharvest Development and Mechanization (PhilMech) under the RCEF’s Mechanization component. ### (Photos by Adonis Buhayan, DA-AFID)

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