The said project is the first of its kind to be established in the province of La Union for the year 2023.
In his message, Santol Mayor Magno Wailan expressed his gratitude on behalf of the swine raisers who were significantly affected by the African Swine Fever (ASF) outbreak.
“𝐾𝑎𝑘𝑎𝑎𝑠𝑖 𝑑𝑎𝑦𝑡𝑜𝑦 𝑎 𝑠𝑒𝑘𝑡𝑜𝑟 𝑛𝑜 𝑠𝑎𝑎𝑛 𝑎 𝑚𝑎𝑡𝑢𝑙𝑢𝑛𝑔𝑎𝑛 𝑖𝑠𝑢 𝑎 𝑡𝑖 𝑡𝑎𝑟𝑔𝑒𝑡 𝑡𝑎𝑦𝑜 𝑖𝑡𝑎 𝑘𝑒𝑡 𝑎𝑔𝑔𝑎𝑟𝑎𝑤 𝑘𝑒𝑛 𝑟𝑢𝑚𝑎𝑛𝑔-𝑎𝑦 𝑡𝑖 𝑡𝑎𝑦-𝑎𝑘 𝑡𝑖 𝑎𝑔𝑟𝑖𝑘𝑢𝑙𝑡𝑢𝑟𝑎” (The livestock sector would be left behind if it fails to receive assistance from the government. That is why our main goal is to continuously develop the field of agriculture,” Magno said.
The abovementioned project is worth P10 million and will be used to augment swine repopulation efforts and provide interventions.
Also present during the awarding ceremony are La Union First District Representative Paolo Ortega, DA Regional Field Office 1 employees, and LGU officials.