Diffun Bags Green Banner Award Anew

Diffun Bags Green Banner Award Anew

by Namie A. Biquio

CABARROGUIS, Quirino – for the third year, the municipality of Diffun has again succeeded in maintaining its Green Banner Award being the Most Outstanding
Municipality in the province during Monitoring and Evaluation of Local Plan Implementation (MELPI) for nutrition for 2012.

The MELPI is a management tool used in assessing efficiency and effectiveness of programs and projects for the improvement of the nutritional status of
populace.

LGU Diffun has an overall score of 94.33. It was followed by Maddela with 92.61; Saguday-92.43; Aglipay-91.10; Cabarroguis and Nagtipunan-91.01.

Tina Ramillosa, municipal nutrition officer said the improved nutritional status of the children attributed to the different convergence Government Units
(MLGUs).

There are nine (9) contested activities. Every province have participated the said activities. The following contested activities with their 4-H
contestants and 4-H Municipal Coordinators are as follows:

Activities 4-H Contestants 4-H Municipal Coordinators
1. Rice-Based product Development Contest Renvemark Tomas Telesfora Tomas (Maddela)
2. Livestock and Poultry Processing with Packaging and Labeling Contest Angielyn Dolor Mary Florence Ronquillo (Diffun)
3. Rootcrops kakanin Cooking Contest Shyna Mae Rumbaoa Mary Florence Ronquillo (Diffun)
4. Handicraft Contest Peter Paul Tajudar Pacita C. Tabuac
5. Modified Poster Making Contest Goldwin Jerr Resurreccion Melvine Galasinao (Nagtipunan)
6. Extemporaneous Speaking Contest Marcelino Gagarin Telesfora Tomas (Maddela)
7. OPM Vocal Solo Singing Contest Valen James Basa Teresita Geron (Cabarroguis)
8. Quiz Bee Contest Prince Rainer Domingo Teresita Geron (Cabarroguis)
9. Essay Writing Contest Edgar Abuan Mary Florence Ronquillo (Diffun)

Quirino got 2nd Placer.

Out of nine (9) contested activities, Quirino garnered three (3) Regional winners. They are the following:

Activities Regional Winners 4-H Municipal Coordinators
1. Rice-Based product Development Contest Renvemark Tomas Telesfora Tomas (Maddela)
2. Livestock and Poultry Processing with Packaging and Labeling Contest Angielyn Dolor Mary Florence Ronquillo (Diffun)
3. Quiz Bee Contest Prince Rainer Domingo Teresita Geron (Cabarroguis)

The 3 regional winners are qualified to compete and join he 61st Farm Youth (4H) National Convention with the theme: “Produktibong Kabataan:
Kaagapay sa Kabuhayan at Kaunlaran”. This will be held at Legend Hotel, Puerto Princesa City, Palawan on June 11-13, 2013 with their 4H Municipal
Coordinator and Namnama A. Biquio, 4H Provincial Coordinator.