LGU Alegria, Surigao del Norte is considered as the rice granary of the province. With this fact, the local government unit intensified its effort to sustain rice production in the area and introduce to the farmers various programs of the Department of Agriculture.
At present, 3 sites had been identified and adopted the techno demo on Palay Check System and these are Brgys. San Juan, Alipao and Poblacion. Thirty (30) farmers are enrolled in this program wherein it is funded by the Department of Agriculture- Regional Field Unit XIII spearheaded by Agricultural Training Institute, Los Angeles, Butuan City. (read more)