Highland Fresh Dairy – Barangay Food Terminal (HFD – BFT) joins the 2nd Regional Agri-Aqua Fair with the theme “Masaganang Agrikultura at Pangisdaan, Masaganang Bansa” on June 16-18, 2017 at SM Mall, Mastersons Avenue, Upper Carmen, Cagayan de Oro City.
The yearly event was organized by the Agribusiness and Marketing Assistance Division (AMAD) of the Department of Agriculture – Regional Field Office 10 (DA-RFO 10) headed by Assistant Regional Director Engr. Roxana H. Hojas and AMAD chief Chedy V. Ansale. With the graceful opening remarks of CDO Mayor Oscar D. Moreno the event was started, aiming towards increased sales among exhibitors and strengthening partnerships and linkages among agri-stakeholders. As Mayor Moreno quoted that “We are one government, everybody must perform and be part of the team in serving the people of the Philippines, predominantly in the field of Agriculture in Northern Mindanao”.
HFD – BFT, as one of the business components of Northern Mindanao Federation of Dairy Cooperative (NMFDC) took the opportunity to showcase its commodities during the said event. Aside from its well-known Highland Fresh Dairy Products, it also displayed various products such as vegetables, rootcrops, bananas, eggs, dried fish, native chicken and goat’s meat where it gained high sales. Furthermore, among the 29 exhibitors, HFD – BFT garnered the 3rd place as the best booth exhibit from the non-LGU category.