Candijay Acclaimed for Gawad Saka Regional Award
The municipality of Candijay was highly commended when its local constituent Adolfo T. Piquero got the Most Outstanding Small Animal Raiser award at the Cebu Business Hotel, Cebu City last October 30, 2014.
A plaque of Recognition plus a cash award in the amount of Thirty Thousand Pesos was turned over to him by the key officials of the Department of Agriculture Regional Office 7 led by its Regional Director Angel Enriquez andthe Regional Agricultural and Fisheries Council (RAFC) during the awarding ceremony.
Adolfo is one among the other six Boholanos who also reaped awards in other categories and been endorsed by said Regional Field Office to compete for this year’s National Gawad Saka Quest.
The granting of award was based on the assessment of the nominees’ agricultural production with emphasis on the standing crops and the cost and return analysis, their community involvement and promotion of technology to the farming community#30. Judith S. Villamor, MPIO-Candijay, Bohol.