House approves condonation of farmers’ loan interests

MANILA — The House of Representatives has approved on third and final reading House Bill 187 which seeks to grant farmers, fisherfolk and agrarian reform beneficiaries relief from unpaid loan obligations through a new condonation program. The proposed “Agrarian and Agricultural Loan Restructuring and Condonation Act” aims to provide farmers, fisherfolk and agrarian reform beneficiaries … Read More

Rep. De Venecia promoting organic farming for healthier Filipinos

SAN FABIAN, Pangasinan — Pangasinan Fourth District Rep. Christopher de Venecia believes that promoting organic farming is part of good governance. Thus, he is encouraging farmers in Dagupan, Mangaldan, San Fabian, San Jacinto and Manaoag, Pangasinan to develop their farms, produce healthy foods and earn extra income by opening their fields to tourists who want … Read More