“Gov. Aurelio Umali issued Executive Order No. 05 s. 2019 which provided for the creation of the Nueva Ecija Provincial Food Council to serve as a multi-stakeholder advisory body to the provincial government on matters, issues and challenges affecting the local agriculture sector. The Council shall provide a platform for the discussion of immediate and pressing agricultural concerns and the evaluation and determination of provincial policies, programs and mechanisms to address the same
Presently, there are several programs under the PFC that provide livelihood to several Novo Ecijanos. These include the Palay Price Support Program, Microlayering Program, Kabute Livelihood Program, Asesno sa Pagkukuneho, and Malasakit Rice Distribution Program, among others.
Kabute Livelihood Program:
Palay Price Support Program: