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Photo Release, October 14, 2010

Agriculture Secretary Proceso J. Alcala (third from left) receives a framed photograph of different colored rice and varieties from convenors of Go Organic! Philippines as a token of appreciation for his support and commitment to promote organic farming during a recent dialogue at Panggo’s Grill and Restaurant on Timog Avenue, Quezon City.  In photo are (L-R) La Liga Policy Institute (La Liga) president Horacio “Boy” Morales, La Liga managing director Roland Cabigas, Alaminos City mayor Hernani Braganza, Agriculture undersecretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat, and UPLB dean of Graduate School Oscar Zamora.  Alcala recently signed the  implementing rules and regulation for RA 10068 or the Organic Agriculture Act of 2010, institutionalizing funding support for organic agriculture programs and projects in the Philippines.