Government’s thrust on farm mechanization making Filipino farmers globally competitive

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MANILA, Dec. 1 — The thrust of President Benigno S. Aquino III’s administration to promote mechanization in agriculture is rapidly making Filipino farmers as competitive as their counterparts in the Southeast Asian region, the Department of Agriculture said Tuesday.

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151201164551Left photo shows (from left) Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Proceso J. Alcala; Engr. George Q. Canapi of the Agricultural Machinery Manufacturers and Distributors Association (AMMDA); PhilMech Director Rex L. Bingabing; and DA Assistant Secretary Edilberto M. De Luna during the ceremonial ribbon cutting of the Makina Saka 2015 exhibits at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) Complex in Pasay City on Tuesday (Dec. 1, 2015). Right photo shows some of the agricultural equipment on display. (PNA photos by Jess M. Escaros Jr.)SCS/jme

Da Secretary Proceso J. Alcala delivers his keynote speech at the opening of Makina Saka 2015

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151201161246Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Proceso J. Alcala (left) delivers his keynote speech during the opening of the Makina Saka 2015, a world-class exhibit of agricultural machineries, at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) Complex in Pasay City in Tuesday (Dec. 1, 2015). (PNA photos by Jess M. Escaros Jr.)
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