Mayor Leonardo DC “Ding” Valeda, with Municipal Councilor’s, and guests: Dept. of Public Works and Highway, Provincial Government of Bulacan and Department of Trade and Industry- Bulacan.
City of Malolos – Municipality of Obando, thru the leadership of Mayor Leonardo DC “Ding” Valeda, with the support of Municipal councilors and guests from national and local government agencies, launched today, May 17, 2023 the One Town One Product (OTOP) of Obando: Bagoong Alamang, during the town’s fiesta 1st day of celebration. The launching is a culminating activity and a marketing activity for the Bagoong Alamang of Obando. Capitalizing on the huge crowd during fiesta, selling food products will be an opportunity to earn and to gain feedback on the product for further improvement.
In preparation for the launching of OTOP Obando, Local Government Unit of Obando, partnered with Department of Trade and Industry, that facilitated the conduct of capacity building seminars such as packaging and labeling, good manufacturing practices (GMP) and product development consultancies. These activities were made thru coordination with Bulacan Packaging and Toll Packing Center and Department of Science and Technology Bulacan. All activities were conducted geared toward development of food processing industry in Obando specifically “bagoong industry”.