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× Rice imports to help PH, not hurt local farmers

The country's grains agency has assured local farmers that the government's planned importation of rice would not adversely affect their livelihood but instead help the nation as it grapples with the new coronavirus pandemic.

In a statement, Administrator Judy Carol Dansal of the National Food Authority (NFA) said the rice importation "shall be properly timed so that stocks would arrive before the…