- Written by Denice Joelle Benosa
- Published: 06 August 2019
Dr. Willian Dar, newly appointed Acting Secretary of the Department of Agriculture answers the queries of tri-media during a press conference held at the Bureau of Soils and Water Management Building, Elliptical Road, Diliman, Quezon City on August 6, the day after his oath-taking with President Rodrigo Duterte. ###Photo courtesy by DA-AFID.
Let us unite behind President Rodrigo Roa Duterte for a food-secure Philippines.
First of all, I would like to thank President Duterte for giving me the privilege to serve the country anew as Acting Secretary of the Department of Agriculture, and I strongly believe in his advocacies to make the country food secure and to bring more development to the countryside by making smallholders farmers and fisherfolk more prosperous.