PASIR MAS: The Kangkong Areas Farmers Organisation (PPK) which is among the 4 rice suppliers in Kelantan, is ready to distribute one metric tonne of native white rice day by day to satisfy the demand for the staple meals within the state.
PPK Kangkong appearing common supervisor Mohd Tarmizi Sulaiman mentioned the affiliation serves a whole chain of rice buying, wholesale and retail licences for the distribution and sale of native white rice.
“The day by day buy at PPK Kangkong’s rice mill is 300 tonnes per day and the mill produces 40 tonnes of rice per day.
“After it’s packed, we ship it immediately relying on demand. We not solely promote to licenced retailers but additionally on to shoppers,“ he mentioned when met by Bernama right here in the present day.
Mohd Tarmizi mentioned his firm had offered about 5 tonnes of native white rice on to shoppers in Kedai Peladang PPK Kangkong up to now few days.
“The distribution and sale of PPK Kangkong’s native white rice underneath the ‘Beras Kangkong’ model covers Pasir Mas, Rantau Panjang and Tanah Merah.
“Thus far, the availability of native white rice within the area is sufficient, we’ve got not heard any complaints of scarcity of rice provides,“ he mentioned.
In the meantime, a client, Min Muda, 63, from Kampung Bemban Kelar, mentioned direct gross sales at PPK Kangkong Farmers’ Shops gave him the chance to purchase meals at a less expensive worth.
“I purchased 5 kilogrammes of Beras Kangkong for RM13. I used to purchase imported white rice however as a result of worth hike in current months, Beras Kangkong has develop into the primary alternative for my household,“ he mentioned. – Bernama