Negros Oriental 4H members bag top prizes in regional contest
By Rachelle M. Nessia
Dumaguete City (18 May) -- Three student members of the 4-H clubs in the province bagged first place in various 4-H category contests during the recent 20th Regional Farm Family Forum and Training Workshop held in Cebu City on May 4 to 5, 2010.
First place winners are Raffy Aragones of Silliman University in the Sweet Potato Cooking Demo, Cristine Camajora of Junob High School in Quiz Bee and Anlene Ann Morados of Bayawan City in the Minus-One Singing contest.
The Regional Farm Family Forum was conducted by the Department of Agriculture.
Said winners are representing the region in the 4-H National Convention now underway at Cadlan, Pili, Camarines Sur from May 17 to 21, 2010.
Also attending said convention are the Farm Youth Development Program Coordinators, namely: Bonita Tayko of the Provincial Agriculturist Office, Rowena Mahinay of Sibulan, Patricia Rosales of Tanjay City, and Andrea Canoy of Canlaon City along with 4-H Provincial Federation President Allan Alagarmo. (PIA/rmn) [top]