By Danilo Reyes
Letter to the Editor - Philippine Daily Inquirer
So, who’s afraid of the rice shortage? The government’s immediate intervention has been to subsidize the farmers—by way of allocating funds through the local government units—to help them increase their farm produce. But it did not elaborate how the subsidy will reach the farmers.
Obviously the government is not aware that the farmers, like my parents-in-law, have not been getting subsidies from the government for quite a time...
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