2 weeks ‘Include farmers in coco levy fund management,’ Sen. Poe proposes MB
Senator Grace Poe has pushed for the inclusion of qualified small farmers in the Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) panel that would manage the disbursement of the multi-billion peso coco levy funds. Senator Grace Poe (Office of Sen. Grace Poe / MANILA BULLETIN) Poe, in a statement, said small coconut farmers should have a guaranteed representation in the PCA Board to make sure that they will actually benefit from the funds. “Ito ay pera nila kaya sila rin dapat ang may pinakamalaking desisyon kung paano ito gagastusin para sa kanilang kapakanan at sa kabutihan ng industriya (This is their money ... more