Batac mayor Albert Chua leads the distribution of fertilizers, onion and garlic growers, a combine harvester, 3 units of 4W tractor, 3 units of water pump and 17 units of hand tractor to farmers, zanjeras and various organizations in Batac. The Batac government acquired the farm implements through the RA 7171, the Dept. of Agriculture and Dept. of Labor and Employment. Assisting the mayor are city agriculturist Merlyn Gappi and other Batac local officials. (Doms dela Cruz)
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