As part of the assistance to local farmers, the Department of Agriculture through the Municipal Agriculturist’sOffice implemented programs to enhance productivity in the distribution of certified and hybrid vegetable seeds and other seeds with subsidy.
To enhance productivity, Fertilizers and Pumps and Engines with complete accessories were distributed to qualified farmers of selected Barangays.
The acquisition of Tractors and repair of the old unit has also been undertaken by the Municipal Government to provide affordable service to farmers. Due to these programs and services, farmers are able to have the opportunity to plant for second cropping.
Programs for farm animal raisers and breeders such as Swine Breeding Production and the Integrated Goat Management has been given attention to by the Department of Agriculture and the Office of the Municipal Mayor.
Goat raisers and breeders may now avail of the technology for breeding and raising full and half breed goats and the RED project through innovative Goat Production System.
Vaccination (Rabies) and Deworming (Goats) are also available and may be administered by the in-house Veterinarians.