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RTL First Anniversary: Actual Program in Urdaneta, Pangasinan

Author: DA Communications Group | 6 March 2020

Senator Cynthia Villar and Agriculture Secretary William D. Dar graced the first year anniversary celebration of the Rice Tariffication Law (RTL) in Urdaneta, Pangasinan on March 5, 2020.

Both Villar and Dar vowed to make Filipino farmers more competitive and at par with their counterparts from neighboring rice-producing countries. They also stressed the benefits of the law to the rice farmers of the country and vowed to continue to pour support to enable them to produce more and double their income.

Around 2,000 stakeholders attended the event. (Photos by Alan Jay Jacalan and Alarico Nuestro of DA-AFID, and Rita dela Cruz of DA-Communications Group)