Santiago City LGU honors outstanding farmer, organizations

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela, May 21 (PIA) – A farmer and farmer organizations in Santiago City were recognized for their contribution to the city’s continuing development efforts especially in this time of pandemic.

The awarding dubbed as "Araw ng Magsasaka 2021: Pagtanaw sa Natatanging Kontribusyon ng Mga Magsasaka laban sa Pandemiya” was part of the 27th cityhood anniversary of Santiago City held on May 4.

No less than Santiago City Mayor Joseph Tan handed over the Natatanging Farmer Award to Fermin Delimot, treasurer of Farmers CIA for having produced the highest number of caverns of rice in the city.

The Farmers CIA of barangay Rizal was recognized as the Best Farmers’ Association Award for CY 2020. CIA President Ernesto Cabato received the award in behalf of the association.

The National Irrigation Administration-Magat River Integrated Irrigation System (NIA-MARIIS) Division 1, on the other hand, awarded consolation prizes to Ganadu, Magic 5 and Group of 10 CIAs for their participation during the float competition. (MDCT/MGE/PIA 2-Isabela)


Source: Philippines Information Agency (

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