Philippines: Agriculture sector to benefit from P17 billion funding

President Rodrigo Duterte

Philippines’ Department of Agriculture welcomed the Senate’s decision to set aside at least P17 billion for the recovery of the agriculture sector from the COVID-19 pandemic.

During his State of the Nation Address, President Rodrigo Duterte thanked police and soldiers for maintaining food security in the country amid the COVID-19 pandemic and said the agriculture sector is crucial when it comes to propelling the country’s economy amid the recession.

Editorial Desk at Agrigate.Global

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