Kibawe, Bukidnon- Local residents cheered loudly and many visitors could not help but smile and be delighted as Local Chief Executive of Kibawe, Mayor Minerva C. Casinabe turned the first sod of concrete mix for the eagerly-awaited rural infrastructure (RI) Access Road Rehabilitation Project during the ground-breaking ceremony held last April 18, 2018 at New Kidapawan, Kibawe, Bukidnon.
The year 2017 has been a realization - an eye opener. We were recently evaluated by our funding agencies (ADB and IFAD) and was rated "well below expectations".
Experience is the best teacher. As true as the saying goes, a cross-farm visit was conducted on May 30 to June 2, 2017 in the provinces of Leyte, Samar and Easter Samar to expose the Farmer Business School (FBS) facilitators, people’s organizations (POs) leaders and the Integrated Natural Resources and Environmental Management Project staff of Bohol to the completed/on-going FBS groups facilitated by Visayas State University-Philippine Root Crops Research and Training Center (VSU-PhilRootcrops) in production areas (big and small), nurseries, actual good manufacturing process (GMP) & food safety-compliant micro and small enterprises (MSE) operations of different scales and locations.