One of the highlights of activities during the 55th Founding Anniversary of Lamut was the conduct of Agro-Industrial Fair and Organic Agriculture Congress. Under the Agro-Industrial fair which started on the first day was the agro industrial booth contest participated by the barangays of the municipality. The booth contest showcased the agricultural, industrial and processed products of the different barangays. The result of the booth contest were the following:
Another activity under the agro fair was the One Town One Product (OTOP) Booth which was managed by the Lamut Federation of Fisherfolks who displayed their different processed Tilapia products. Under the OTOP.was the Tilapia menu cooking contest participated by the different barangays conducted on the 3rd day of the fiesta. Result of the contest were as follows:
A Pinaka contest (biggest Tilapia) was conducted simultaneously with the cooking contest and the result were as follows:
Fingerling distribution was also done in the OTOP booth with backyard fishpond owners as beneficiaries. A total of 200,000 pieces of tilapia fingerlings were distributed in all barangays of the municipality. The tilapia fingerlings were solicited from BFAR, Science City of Munoz, NuevaEcija thru the initiative of Mayor Atty. Mariano B. Buyagawan, Jr.
The conduct of Municipal Organic Agriculture Congress with the theme “ Organic Agriculture is a way of Life .. Go Organic” was done on the second day which started with a motorcade by the organic practitioners led by the Lamut Organic Practitioners Association (LOPA).
The motorcade was a promotional advocacy of organic agriculture in the municipality. The LOPA paraded their organic products thru a float during the motorcade. The guest of honor during the congress was the Regional Technical Director of DA-CARFO, Engr. Danilo T. Daguio who congratulated the municipality for conducting similar activities in support to RA 10068 or the Organic Agriculture act of 2010. The launching of Organic display center was done thru the cutting of the ribbon by the guest of honor Engr. Danilo T. Daguio assisted by the Municipal Mayor and officials from the province. Organic forum was later conducted which showcased the demonstration on the preparation of the different concoctions for organic farming. This includes the preparation of IMO,FPJ, FFJ, bokashi, feed formulation and other organic inputs for organic farming.
Another feature during fiesta was the conduct of search for Best Organic Friendly School (Gulayan sa Paaralan) in support to the organic program of the municipality. It was participated by the different schools in the barangay both elementary and secondary level. The results were:
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