iloilo – barter buying and selling might be one of the capabilities of an interest in lambunao town from june 29 to july 1. it goals to offer a venue for micro, small and medium entrepreneurs (msmes), authorities-assisted livelihood projects, farmers’ businesses and different nearby manufacturers to display and promote their products.
“we can start online. we’ve got a page wherein they can change and will simply join up at the plaza since we still do now not know how lambunaonons will accept barter buying and selling,” said arlene lavilla, the municipal monetary business enterprise and development (meed) officer and nearby monetary development investment merchandising (ledip) officer designate of lambunao.
lavilla said they’re encouraging farmers to undertake barter and alternate their produce with other merchandise, despite the fact that the fee might not always be commensurate to the value of positive items, depending at the willingness of events.
“in barter buying and selling, there is no money involvement. and whilst you barter, you furthermore mght marketplace your product,” she stated. “the problem in agriculture is that we’re okay with the production facet however in terms of advertising we’re poor.”
lavilla stated they will also look at the deserves of on-line barter and evaluate it with doing outright commercial enterprise in a venue, along with the plaza so as to be provided by way of the local government unit.
the imminent pastime is an offshoot of the primary event ultimate month aimed toward assisting farmers and msmes recover from the impact of the pandemic.
the primary version provided meals and delicacies, ready-to-wear and pre-loved gadgets, in addition to plant life.
“it grew to become out to be suitable because of high-quality feedback from contributors. they earned big profits,” lavilla said.
one of the capabilities of the primary hobby was the environmental advocacy of the metropolis’s youth sector to ban unmarried-use plastic. (pna/pn)