DSSC, DA-RFO XI conduct join inspection in the BREAD Project


Davao del Sur State College (DSSC) together with the representatives from the Department of Agriculture - Regional Field Office XI (DA-RFO XI), recently conducted a joint inspection on September 21, 2022, at Barangay Kapoc, Matanao, Davao del Sur to oversee the implementation of the establishment of Bamboo Processing Hub and Training Briefing Hall.


The establishment of the said infrastructures is an important component of the Upscaling of Bamboo Rural Enterprise and Development (BREAD) Project. The activity was part of the monitoring efforts of the team to ensure that the infrastructures are fully functional by the end of this year.


Moreover, BREAD Assistant Program Oversight Head Dr. Graciela L. Caballero presented the detailed status and catch-up plans of the project components during the coordination meeting.


“The DSSC is true to its mandate that whatever project is entrusted to us, we always see to it that we do it from our heart,” President Dr. Augie E. Fuentes remarked as she attended the meeting virtually. Fuentes, who is also the Program Oversight Head, assured the funding agency that the BREAD DavSur Team is doing their best to implement the project successfully.


Also present in the activity were the component leaders and staff of the BREAD project, DSSC Chief Administrative Officer Dr. Luciano D. Nasibog Jr.; representatives from DA-RFO XI headed by Assistant Regional Director for Operations Marila Corpuz; and Regional Agricultural Engineering Division Chief Engr. Marc Adrian Baddongon. (Marylie Noran/BREAD)