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Foodlane passes to aid mobility of food, prod’n items amid COVID-19

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (PIA)–Department of Agriculture (DA)-10 is currently issuing Foodlane Accreditation Certification and Foodlane Vehicle Pass Cards at the agency compound to food and production items suppliers, delivery truckers and other related logistics/distribution entities.

Said initiative is geared towards a seamless distribution of agri-fishery products from production sites to market demand centers, as these goods shall also pass through different checkpoints amid the implementation of community quarantine in the different areas of Mindanao.

As of March 23, DA-10 through its Agribusiness and Marketing Assistance Division has already issued 102 Foodlane Vehicle Pass Cards and has received 137 Foodlane Accreditation Certification applications for processing, which are free-of-charge.Ultimately, this would aid in the unhampered delivery of food and other agricultural commodities, ensuring that every Filipino household will have available and accessible food at all times, in this most trying times. (DA10/PIA10)