The Balanga City Government through the leadership tandem of Mayor Francis Garcia and Vice Mayor Vianca Venzon-Gonzon launched a program feting local farmers dubbed “Farmer of the Week”.
Mayor Garcia and Vice Mayor Venzon-Gozon want to recognize the contribution of local farmers to community development and encourage local residents to go into farming.
COB Balanga announced that this week Balanga Farmer of the Week is Architect Sam Cabahug.
It said the awardee received simple surprises from the mayor and the vice mayor.
“We want Balanga residents to go into farming regardless of their profession and vocation”, said COB Balanga.
The next Farmer of the Week will be announced on Monday, June 29.
The tandem of Garcia and Venzon-Gozon is pushing for agricultural development in the city. Members of Sangguniang Panlungsod fully support the city agricultural program.