HARVEST TIME. Gov. Imee Marcos joins Wilfredo Valdez (center, standing), president of the Vegetable Growers Association of Region 1, in harvesting onions in a farm in Pasuquin, Ilocos Norte on March 12, 2014. Over 170 farmers in Pasuquin town were the beneficiaries of a counterparting scheme offered by the governor where the farmers and the provincial government each agreed to shoulder 50% of the production cost.  Valdez reported that with the assistance of the Provincial Agriculture Office, he realized a 40% increase in his revenue growing lasona in his
hometown Pasuquin. (PGIN-CMO)