The Philippine Crop Insurance Corporation (PCIC), pursuant to its corporate thrust to expeditiously attend to the need for insurance protection of farmers and fisherfolk, opened another extension office in Poblacion, Dalaguete, Cebu on April 23, 2015.
The occasion was graced by VP-CBAG Antonio S. Uy II, RO VII Regional Manager Crescencio V. Deligero, Jr., Head of Prime Team IA II Paulita C. Secuya, Dalaguete PEO Staff Sophie Marie B. Escobal, LGU Dalaguete MANRO Engr. Expedizitas S. Lenares and key staff of CBAG.
During that event, PCIC awarded indemnity checks to farmers and fisherfolk of Dalaguete in the presence of Dalaguete Mayor Ronald Allan G. Cesante and Sangguniang Bayan Members. PCIC distributed a total amount of P402,192.00 to 92 farmer-beneficiaries.
Ms. Secuya gave an orientation on different government interventions on agri-insurance programs such as the Agricultural Insurance Program for farmers and fisherfolk listed in the Registry System for Basic Sectors in Agriculture (AIP-RSBSA) and Agri-Fisheries Insurance Program of the Cebu Provincial Government.