CALAYAN, Cagayan. Hon. Joseph Llopis, the incoming Mayor elect of Calayan, Cagayan graced the opening program of the technical briefing conducted for the farmers.
In his message, he encouraged the farmers to innovate their farming practices. He set as an example the munggo-after-rice practice of the farmers of San Mateo, Isabela that made the town as the Munggo Capital of the Philippines. “We can also do it in Calayan,” he said. He also encourage the farmers to produce more vegetables. He said, there should be more food to offer when the plan of making Calayan as tourist destination in Northern Luzon will be implemented.
Mayor Llopis thanked the DA-RFO 02 and ATI-RTC 02 for supporting the local government of Calayan and bringing their programs for the people of Calayan. With this, he encouraged the farmers to embrace all programs of the government that are being brought to the municipality.
The technical briefing was conducted on May 24, 2019.