Monday, January 05, 2009

Farmers also go Online to oust DAR Chief

It seems that it's not only Bambee dela Paz who has some beef against Nasser Pangandaman.

Farmers also go online to oust the now infamous DAR Chief.
Their hands are rough and covered with calluses from working the earth with plowshares and rudimentary farm implements. But this did not prevent some 65 farmers from going online to sign a petition for the ouster of Agrarian Reform Secretary Nasser Pangandaman and for a revamp of the department.

“Some of us had a hard time working the keyboard. Our hands are already hard and stiff from using our plowshares all our lives,” said Romeo Olaes, president of the Hacienda Yulo Farmers Alliance based in Laguna.

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