Nabunturan, Davao de Oro - Regional Director Joseph H. Orilla of the Department of Agrarian Reform Davao Region personally inspected the farm productivity inputs and food packs that were repacked and ready to be distributed to several agrarian reform beneficiaries of Davao de Oro.
In a statement ,RD Orilla acknowledged the unwavering efforts of the DAR personnel in the region even during the period of national health emergency and added, "Our men and women are proactively responding to this challenge in ensuring that these food packs and farm productivity inputs will be immediately given to our agrarian reform beneficiaries. It will greatly help our farmers sustain their agricultural production needs especially during the period of pandemic."
The distribution of food packs and farm productivity inputs are among the components of the current project of the agency dubbed as The PASSOver: ARBold Move for Deliverance of ARBs from the COVID19 Pandemic Program. This project is being implemented under the leadership of Secretary John R. Castriciones, and the agency's response to the provisions embodied in Republic Act No. 11469 (Bayanihan to Heal as One Act), especially in extending immediate assistance for provision of basic necessities to poor Filipino families affected by the pandemic. (RIO Davao/PIO Davao de Oro)