MAITUM, Sarangani (July 14, 2020) – Some 600 Maitum rice farmers receive cash assistance through the Land Bank of the Philippines amounting to P5,000 each on July 1 at the municipal gymnasium. The Rice Farmers Financial Assistance (RFFA) Program is an initiative of the Department of Agriculture that aims to assist the small rice farmers who own one hectare or less to tide them over during the Covid-19 pandemic. (John James I. Doctor/MAITUM INFORMATION OFFICE)