Lancheta, City of Tacurong – 35 rice farmers finished the three-day training course on Integrated Pest Management here on August 16, 2019. The LGU of Tacurong conducted the training through the Office for Agricultural Services which was funded by LDRRMO as disaster preparedness activity. Rice farmers from Upper Katungal and Lancheta participated the training which aims to enhance their decision making skills in pest and disease outbreak management and prevention.
Councilor Welson Ferrer (representative of Mayor Roncal Montilla), City Agriculturist Leoncia Nebres were guests during the graduation ceremony. Councilor Ferrer delivered the message of Mayor Roncal and reiterates the continuing support of LGU to the farmers of Tacurong.
On the otherhand,CA Nebres give thanks to the officials of the City headed by Mayor Roncal Montilla who are supportive to agriculture programs of the City. Hopefully, more programs for agriculture and farmers are set next year 2020, she added.