PANABO CITY, Davao del Norte, October 30– Farmers from different barangays in the City gathered at the Barangay Hall of New Pandan to attend the 3rd Business Opportunity and Marketing Encounter (BOME) on October 28 Tuesday.
The participants were given updates and information regarding three kinds of crops namely Cacao, Cassava, and Banana (Cardava).
Furthermore, Zenon Alenton of Kennemer Foods International spoke about the importance of Cacao to one of the most wanted snacks in the world, Chocolate.
Primo Esmidina of San Miguel Foods talked about Cassava while Sagrex Foods Incorporated Consultant Danilo Fanlo shared his ideas and experience in Banana production especially Cardava.
Department of Trade and Industry Provincial OIC Romeo L. Castañaga inspired the participants to do their best in achieving their agri-businesses through initiative and regularity.
Moreover, participants were left satisfied as their questions were thoroughly answered at the end of the session.
Present in the seminar was Congressman Antonio F. Lagdameo’s representative Dante Bautista, City Councilors Hon. Emmanuel Pamisaran, Hon. Jan Ris Relampagos, Hon. Wahid Ranain, and the President of the City Tourism Council Hon. Dizon Namuag.
BOME is part of the week long Binulig Festival Celebration with the theme “Mabuligong abot bunga sa nagkahiusang paningkamot”. It was spearheaded by the City Government Unit and City Councilor Hon. Renante Bangoy through the Tourism and Investment Promotions Section. (By Michael Angelo A. Resueño, CIO Panabo)