OFFICE OF THE PROVINCIAL AGRICULTURIST
Provides agricultural extension services mandated by the Executive Agenda of the LCE and in line with national government programs. Responsible for planning and implementing agricultural programs and projects. Assists the agricultural sector in its productivity improvement efforts in rice, other commercial crops, livestock and poultry, fishery production. Establishes and operates demonstrations farms to showcase technological improvements in the field of agriculture. Enforces agriculture and fishery laws and coordinates with NGAs/NGOs in promoting agricultural productivity using appropriate technology which sustains environmental protection.