Gov. Al Francis C. Bichara top priority program is to nourish and sustain the needs and rights of the Albayanos to sufficient, available and affordable foods at all times. Thus, the Provincial Government of Albay through the Albay Provincial Agricultural Office headed by Provincial Agriculturist, Cheryll Rebeta and Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) OIC Dr. Eva Grageda administered its day one (1) distribution of rice farmers financial assistance and wheelchairs to senior citizen and PWD beneficiaries in Pioduran, Albay.

The said activity was part of the Rice Farmers Financial Assistance (RFFA) of by PGA to provide direct cash transfer primarily to the Albayano Farmers within the province to compensate for the income loss of rice farmers due to the drop in palay prices during this crisis brought by the natural disasters and pandemic.