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Meeting with USDA Officials

Author: DA Communications Group | 30 September 2019

Philippine Agriculture Secretary William Dar met with US Undersecretary of Agriculture for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs Ted McKinney and US Agriculture Counselor Morgan Haas on September 27, 2019 in Malate, Manila.

Dar expressed his appreciation to the government of US for allowing the shipment of young coconuts stressing that the Department of Agriculture (DA) is set on establishing more market opportunities for Filipino coconut farmers.

During the meeting, the Philippine agri chief also discussed other trade relations particularly for okra and pineapples to enter all ports in the US. (Photos by Alan Jay Jacalan, AFID)