On January 29, 2024, the Regional Office 9 of the Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR) recognized the invaluable contributions of the exhibitors who participated in KADIWA on Wheels CY 2023. In a ceremony held at the office, a Plaque of Appreciation with grocery gift packs was presented to the awardees as a token of appreciation for their active participation in the event. The plaque was awarded by Mr. Marlon B. Dagandan, Chief, FPSSD with Ms. Merza H. Ismael-Rasad, Chief, PHMS, Dr. Bonifacio M. Duterte, Jr., CFO of Zamboanga, Mr. Glenn L. Boleng, Chief, FAS, and Ms. Imelda Kimpa-Amilbangsa, Head, IU. The recipients of the award were Chanos Dried Fish Trading, Jing Homemade Products, Zamboanga Fresh Fish Broker Association, Inc., and VEV Foods. The awardees’ contributions were crucial to its success where exhibitors showcased their products and services, which included dried fish, homemade products, fresh fish, and other food items. The DA-BFAR Regional Office 9 expressed its gratitude to the awardees for their efforts in promoting the local agriculture and fisheries industry. The ceremony was a testament to the hard work and dedication of the awardees, and the DA-BFAR Regional Office 9 looks forward to their continued support and participation in future events.