Said Awards were conferred by the Department of Agriculture to the awardees in recognition of their outstanding performance particularly in the field of Rice Production. LGU- Lal-lo, Most Outstanding Municipality and Outstanding Agricultural Extension Worker (AEW) will receive One Million Pesos (1,000,000.00) and Twenty Thousand Pesos (20,000.00), respectively as National Winners in the Search for 2013 Agri-Pinoy Rice achievers Awards. Aside from the cash prizes, the awardees have also received Plaque of Recognition during the Awarding Rites. They personally received the awards from non less than Hon. Secretary Proceso J. Alcal, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture during the awarding ceremonies held at New Port Performing Arts Theatre, Resort World Manila, Pasay City on the above mentioned date.
By Jimmy C. Bacuyag