RURAL RISING PHILIPPINES. 3.2 tons of pineapples are being loaded by farmers in Echague, Isabela for delivery in Metro Manila. The endeavor was facilitated by Rural Rising Philippines, a social media community started by Ace and Andie Estrada of Baguio City, with the assistance of the Department of Agriculture-Cordillera Administrative Region. The online community has been helping distressed farmers in the Cordilleras and other provinces to move and sell their produce in the middle of the COVID-19 quarantine.