In related development, officials  of the Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office 1 (DA-RFO1) headed by Acting Regional Executive Director Nestor D. Domenden were accompanied by Assistant Provincial Agriculturist Nestor Batalla during their courtesy call to NIA Regional Director Angelito S. Miguel this morning.

Main agenda includes alternative courses of actions on how to mitigate the ill-effects of the prolonged dry spell in agriculture throughout the province. Big ticket irrigation projects were briefly discussed to apprise the VIPs about long term irrigation development programs in response to national food security program which has become a priority concern since day one of the pandemic.