On 24 November 2017, the Opening Ceremony of Pendang District Farmers, Breeders and Fishermen Day was officiated by YB Deputy Minister of Agriculture I Dato ‘Sri Haji Tajuddin bin Abdul Rahman.
During the event, MADA also handed out NKEA Rice Estate Incentive Project EPP 10 to 15 farmers. The overall value of the NKEA Rice Estates Project Incentive EPP 10 for Muda Agricultural Development Authority (MADA) is RM 18,215,166.
A total of 7,575 farmers for the 27 MADA Area Farmers Organization (PPKs) from group D, E, F and G received the incentive with a total area of 24,768,108 hectares.
On 24 November 2017, 23 PPKs in the Muda Area have channeled the incentives and are expected to be completed in early December 2017.
In addition, YB Dato ‘Sri Haji Tajuddin bin Abdul Rahman spent time visiting exhibition tents and stalls from all agencies under the Ministry of Agriculture & Agro-based Industry.