Philippines - Floods bring P1.3-M losses to rice farmers in southern Negros

Floods caused by monsoon rains damaged PHP1.3 million worth of rice fields in San Enrique town in southern Negros Occidental.

A report of the Office of the Provincial Agriculturist (OPA) as of Sept. 6 said the damage was reported by 59 farmers cultivating 95.76 hectares in three barangays.