DAR, Marinduque farmers, LGU forge stronger commitment for a better future

news national 2 pix 1 nov. 25 2016The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR), the local government of Marinduque, and the farmer-beneficiaries of Buenavista town demonstrate their strong partnership through the launching of LinkSFarM or “Linking Smallholder Farmers to Markets” project in the said municipality.news national 2 pix 2 nov. 25 2016

LinkSFarm project, which aims to educate farmers on agro-enterprise, is being highlighted by the signing of memorandum of agreement (MoA) between the DAR, the farmers and local government.

news national 2 pix 3 nov. 25 2016Provincial Agrarian Reform Program Officer (PARPO) Isagani Placido said the project is thoroughly planned, from improving their crop productions to improving their market connections, to help the farmer-beneficiaries become self sufficient. “The town of Buenavista is selected as the pilot community of LinkSFarm because the farmer-beneficiaries show great interest to improve the quality of their lives while the local government fully support them in their endeavors,” Placido said.

The signatories form left to right: Buenavista Vice Mayor Hannillee Siena, Municipal Administrator Florentino Pinaroc, Sama-sama sa IKauunlad ng Kinabukasan ng Ating Pamumuhay (SIKAP) Farmer-leader Marino Median and PARPO Isagani Placido.