- Written by Denice Joelle Benosa
- Published: 23 August 2017
OIC-Regional Techninal Director for Operations Ronie Panoy (man in stripes) and Naujan Mayor Atty. Mark Narcos (man in navy blue shirt) cut the the ribbon during the opening of the Rice Processing Center 1 (RPC1) with the Naujan Farmers Association (NaFa) and Department of Agriculture-MiMaRoPa staff on August 10, 2017.
The province of Oriental Mindoro is known to be among the rice granary of the Philippines. To sustain the area’s productivity, the Department of Agriculture in MiMaRoPa Region (DA-MiMaRoPa) with the assistance of Philippine Center for Post Harvest Mechanization and Development (PhilMech) has been putting up rice processing centers (RPC) in the province.