DOLE turns over gardening facilities to Ifugao PO

HUNGDUAN, Ifugao, April 26 (PIA)- - The Ifugao  field office of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) recently turned-over gardening facilities to a peoples’ organization of this town costing P628, 767.00 that will benefit 45 members.

 

Labor and Employment Officer III Joseph Tuguinay facilitated the turn-over to the Mamaddikit Women’s Organization represented by Evangeline Agwat, its president, and witnessed by Barangay Captain Noel Butihling and Municipal Agriculturist Roldan Dulawan.

The gardening facilities included pipes, plastic drums, knapsack sprayers, grub hoes and other implements.

Tuguinay reiterated to the officers and members of the group their roles and responsibilities as stipulated in their memorandum of agreement and encouraged them to make good their gardening engagement to boost their livelihood.  

Hungduan municipality has nine barangays and has a cool climatic conditions and fertile soil that is very much suited and favorable for growing highland vegetables and other root crops. About 7, 487 hectares of the land in are devoted to agricultural potential for the production of high value commercial crops. By Daniel B. Codamon (JDP/DBC- PIA CAR, Ifugao)

 

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