National Year of Rice (NYR) Run 2013

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A fun run in celebration of the National Year of Rice (NYR) 2013 and the National Rice Awareness Month. The National Year of Rice is part of the Philippine government’s bid to achieve rice-self-sufficiency beginning 2013. It is an advocacy campaign that aims to promote responsible rice consumption for better health and less rice wastage and productive farming through the promotion of efficient rice technologies and inspiring farmers to do better. The year 2013 was proclaimed as the National Year of Rice by President Benigno S. Aquino III under Proclamation no. 494 on October 18, 2012 to enjoin everyone in this advocacy.

Race/Event Date: Sunday, November 24, 2013

Location: Baker Grounds, UP Los Banos, Laguna

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