manila bulletin blue logoButuan City—At least 3,394 agrarian beneficiaries will avail loan assistance from the government to uplift their living condition and farm production and ultimately attain food security and sufficiency.

The beneficiaries, who belong to 59 agrarian reform beneficiary organizations will avail of the loan assistance through the joint Agrarian Production Credit Program (APCP) of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR), Department of Agriculture (DA), Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and the Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP). The R84.7-million loan assistance will be released to them this year, according to Region 13 DAR Regional Director Julita A. Ragandang. (Mike U. Crismundo)

Source: http://www.mb.com.ph/mindanao-newsbits-for-may-28-2015/