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BFAR 3 Attends National Fisheries Summit

BFAR Central Luzon, headed by Director Wilfredo Cruz, attended the National Fisheries Food Summit held in the MOA-SMX Convention Center, September 27 to 28.

The two-day event, conducted by DA-BFAR CO, brought together national government agencies, fisheries stakeholders, NGOs and members of the academe in a bid to craft a fisheries roadmap that is geared towards increased productivity and profitability through fisheries sustainability and resiliency.

DA Secretary William Dollente Dar delivered his speech on the “New Thinking” strategy during the opening program. Among the notable guests were Senator Cynthia Villar, Chairperson of the Senate Committee on Agriculture and Food and Hermogenes Esperon, Jr., National Security Adviser.