PEASANTS(Farmers and fishermen): The toil that brings abundance
Thrust: Giving back to the farmers and fishermen the fruits of their labor.
Action: To make our farmers and fishermen real partners of the government.
Action On Peasant
1. PROTECTING HARVESTS FROM AGRICULTURAL SMUGGLING.
The farmers and fishermen shall be protected through a law against smugglers of agricultural products. Stiff penalties shall be put in place against these economic saboteurs.
2. MORE GOVERNMENT SUBSIDIES.
Subsidies, loans, and other forms of assistance by the government shall be pushed to raise the level of the peasants’ productivity which will uplift the quality of life of their families.
3. STABLE MARKET PRICE OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS
A mechanism shall be installed to protect the market price of agricultural products as well as ensuring available markets for harvests.
4. IRRIGATORS’ PROTECTION
While advocating for free irrigation, irrigators shall be protected, on the other hand, so that they will continue to service the farms and the farmers.