DA gives PHP3M prize for Nueva Vizcaya’s quality corn class

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya — The Department of Agriculture (DA) gave PHP3 million to the provincial government here as incentive for being chosen as 2016 National Quality Corn Awardee (NCQA).

Alex Domingo, provincial agriculturist, said the incentive will be used for the purchase of corn seeds which will be distributed to farmers in the province to increase, maintain and further improve their production and quality.

The NCQA is a yearly program of the DA to encourage corn farmers in increasing their quality produce to meet international standards. PNA-northboundasia.com