LEGAZPI CITY, Jan. 28 — About 1,700 farmers are expected to attend a stakeholders' meeting and farmers' forum on Friday at the Albay Astrodome here.
Conducted by the Department of Agriculture, the forum will also be participated by local chief executives, municipal and city agriculturists, and extension workers.
Agriculture Secretary Proceso J. Alcala will lead the distribution and turnover of agricultural machineries and other agricultural goods to local government units and farmer organizations.
The program will start with a message of Albay Governor Joey Sarte Salceda, followed by testimonies from stakeholders.(PNA)