Presumption of agricultural smuggling

Mere possession of rice or any agricultural product under Republic Act No. 10845 (sugar, corn, pork, poultry, garlic, onion, carrots, fish, and cruciferous vegetables), which has been the subject of smuggling, entered into the Philippines other than through the Bureau of Customs (BOC) controlled ports or without the necessary permits shall be prima facie evidence of smuggling. (Sec. 5, R.A. No. 10845)