Category Archives: fisheries

Banana industry in Region 12 seeks financing assistance for farmers, fisherfolk from gov’t

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/16 Sept) — Banana industry stakeholders in Region 12 are pushing for the reopening in the region of a government credit facility for small farmers and fisherfolk. In a resolution, the Soccsksargen Banana Industry Council (Sobic) urged the Department of Agriculture central office, through Secretary Emmanuel Pinol, to facilitate access for farmers […]