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Franchised trucks and port congestion

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If the announced Oct. 17 deadline to get colorum trucks off the streets is implemented, then port congestion will likely worsen and further harm the livelihood of our farmers and fisherfolk.

Posted: October 14th, 2014 in Columnists,Inquirer Columns | Read More »

New coconut levy paradigm

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At the Philippine Council for Agriculture and Fisheries Coco-Cacao Summit on Sept. 18-19, it was decided that a new coconut levy paradigm had to be implemented to give the long-suffering coconut farmers justice and a chance for a better life.

Posted: October 2nd, 2014 in Columnists,Inquirer Columns | Read More »

Farmer collaboration in port decongestion

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To benefit themselves and their fellow Filipinos, farmers must collaborate with other sectors. This was seen recently in the farmers’ struggle to ease port congestion.

Posted: September 25th, 2014 in Columnists,Inquirer Columns | Read More »

System-wide truck ban loosening needed

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Though the Manila truck ban was lifted last Sept. 13, farmers and fisherfolk must now push for the lifting of similar truck bans in the other Metro Manila cities and municipalities.

Posted: September 16th, 2014 in Columnists,Inquirer Columns | Read More »

Smugglers getting back smuggled goods

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Since smugglers are rarely penalized, the Alyansa Agrikultura has recommended since its founding in 2003 that smugglers not be given the opportunity to get back their smuggled goods through auction. Except for rice and sugar, this policy has been generally implemented.

Posted: September 2nd, 2014 in Columnists,Inquirer Columns | Read More »

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