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Rice production in Sorsogon falls short of local demand–NFA official

SORSOGON CITY—Rice production in Sorsogon province in 2012 fell short of meeting local consumer demand, according to National Food Authority (NFA) Provincial Manager Eliseo B. Caliwag. “Annual consumption [of the staple in] Sorsogon is 1,956,400 bags of rice,” Caliwag said. … Continue reading

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NFA told to open buying stations, start purchasing farmers’ fresh palay

Sunday, April 15, 2012 MANILA — Farmers’ organizations in various parts of the country said that local traders are manipulating the market price of freshly harvested palay as they called on the government to immediately open its buying stations to … Continue reading

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