According to a recent report by the Negros Occidental Office of the Provincial Agriculturist, between September 3 and 5, around P1.339 million in crop losses were reported in San Enrique.
The losses affected local rice crops, which were flooded due to recent heavy rains.
As a result, 59 farmers and just over 653 hectares of land were negatively impacted by the inclement weather.
Last month, around P5.424 million in crop losses were reported in Hinigaran. The greater majority of losses were from rice crops, which valued around P4.783 million./WDJ