MAGPET, COTABATO – Municipal Local Government Unit (MLGU) of Antipas, Department of Agriculture (DA), Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and Charlie “Cowboy” Company headed by 1LT Kelvin A Verzosa (INF) PA under 72nd Infantry “Gabay” Battalion facilitated the hand-over and distribution of domestic ducks, farm tools, seedlings and business Kits to 5 Barangays of Antipas on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 held Brgy Kiyaab, Antipas, Cotabato.
The Special Area for Agricultural Development (SAAD) under Department of Agriculture as part of their Intervention program with a theme “Masaganang Ani, Mataas na Kita” hand over 475 Muscovy Ducks, 100 sacks of fertilizers to to POs of Magsaysay, Camutan, Malire and Malatab. Likewise, the Depertment of Trade and Industry (DTI) also hand-over sets of Barbeque Business Starter Kit to the POs of Brgy Kiyaab and all of Antipas.
The said activity was facilitated by Ms. Maimona Amil, Regional SAAD Focal Person; Mr. Hilbert A Singalivo, OMAgri, Antipas; Mr. Arthur Jimena, PDO, Antipas; personnel of DA-SAAD, DTI, barangay officials, MLGU headed by Vice Mayor Cristobal Cadungon and troops of Charlie Coy, 72IB under 1st Lt. Kelvin A. Versoza.
In behalf of Hon. Egidio Cadungon, Municipal Mayor, Vice Mayor Cristobal Cadungon expressed his gratitude to all LGAs, local officials and men in uniform who were behind the successful event. He reminded everyone that the only way to sustain a lasting peace in their municipality is to work together and support all the initiatives of our government.
In response, Lt. Colonel.Rey T. Alvarado, Commaĺnding Officer 72IB also thankful for the sibcerity and continuous support and selfless service of the LGU/LGA that made the activity extra special. He assured the 72IB will give its full cooperation and assistance in facilitating the delivery of basic needs of the people in North Cotabato.