Management of Farmers Weekend Market Meets with Suppliers

November 22, 2013
W. Henry Streegan
Negros Daily Bulletin

Ruby C. Cruz, Committee of the Farmers Weekend Market met with suppliers last Wednesday which was held at the D.C. CRUZ Corporation office along Magsaysay Street, Bacolod City.


Ms. Ruby C. Cruz presiding over meeting with suppliers

The objective of the meeting was to rationalize participation of all suppliers in the Weekend Market. Also, to thresh out problems on the use of plastic bags as well as the location of the booths of the suppliers.


Participants in the conference

Ms. Cruz also requested the suppliers to schedule consultation and seminars so as to avoid conflicts. Also, for each corporation to be transparent about their projects involving their Corporate Social Responsibility.

She also informed the body that this Saturday, November 23, 2013 one of the major activities would be the lighting of the 18-feet Christmas tree which will be officiated over by Bacolod city Mayor Monico O. Puentevella. That this tree was made out of recycled garbage. Other items made out of recycled garbage will also be displayed.

Publicist Alan Gensoli, a member of the Solid Waste Management Committee of Bacolod City and a strong supporter of the market stated that their Functions in this organization is to motivate all residents of Bacolod City to segregate their garbage as well as to inform everyone how garbage can be a visible avenue towards income generating, projects.

Representatives of suppliers present were: Leads Agro Products, Atlas Fertilizer Corporation, Bayer Cropscience, BIOSTADT Phils. Inc., Dupont Far East, M, Plastics, East West Seeds, Jardine Distribution, Inc., Sygenta Phils., Stoller, Phils., and Architect Rafael V. Tan.

The schedule of activities of the Weekend Market on Saturday, November 23 is as follows:

• 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. market day

• 4:30 p.m. - Tour of the project of the market

• 5:00 p.m. -. Press Conference

• 6:00 p.m. - LIGHTING OF CHRISTMAS TREE BY MAYOR MONICO 0. PUENTEVELLA

For further information, interested parties may call up Alan Gensoli, cell phone no. 0917- 309-3339 Ms. Ruby C. Cruz, at the Donato C. Cruz Trading Office along Magsaysay Street, Bacolod City.*