October 17, 1966, President Marcos Signed EO No. 50 Creating the Rice and Corn Production Coordinating Council
On October 17, 1966, President Ferdinand Marcos, signed Executive Order No. 50 creating the Rice and Corn Production Coordinating Council (RCPCC), and directing RCPCC to “assume the sole power and responsibility of implementing the Rice and Corn Production Program”. The Executive Order also abolished the now redundant Rice and Corn Administation created in January 15, 1964.