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DAR-Sarangani sees higher economic activities with opening of FMR in Sarangani town

Soons these two roads in

GEN. SANTOS CITY – About 1,190 households will soon enjoy greater economic opportunities as the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR-Sarangani) held the groundbreaking ceremony for the farm to market roads (FMR) in Maitum, Sarangani Province.

The DAR-Italian Assistance to Agrarian Reform Communities Development Support Program  (IARCDSP) funded the project in partnership with the local government unit of Maitum, Sarangani.


DAR-12 hurdles first step for P42-M worth of livelihood projects

COTABATO CITY - The project proposals for the Convergence on Livelihood Assistance for Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Project (CLAAP) were evaluated and assessed during the deliberation on June 6-7, 2019 at Eighty Eight Hotel, Koronadal City.

CLAAP focal persons from North Cotabato, Sarangani, South Cotabato, and Sultan Kudarat presented a total of 64 proposals to CLAAP coordinators from DAR central office.


DAR-North Cotabato turns-over P4.2-M worth of farm machines to ARBOs 

KIDAPAWAN CITY - In an effort to boost the productivity and profitability of the sugarcane industry stakeholders in North Cotabato, the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR-North Cotabato) turned over on July 9 about P4.2 million worth of farm machineries to farmers organizations.

Engr. Reynaldo C. Anfone, Provincial Agrarian Reform Program Officer II, identified the beneficiaries as Kidama Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Association (KARBA) and Kibudtungan Sugarcane Farmers Association (KSFA) in the towns of Matalam and Carmen, respectively.


DAR Sultan Kudarat launches Upper Valley ARCs cluster

ISULAN, Sultan Kudarat - The Department of Agrarian Reform Sultan Kudarat (DAR-Sultan Kudarat) recently launched its newest Agrarian Reform Communities (ARCs) Cluster combining the municipalities and ARCs of Bagumbayan, Senator Ninoy Aquino and Palimbang, designed to improve the productivity of the land and the farmers through capacity building, information, learning exchanges and convergence or complementation of development projects and initiatives.


Cloud seeding mulled to spawn rains in Region 12

KORONADAL CITY --- The agriculture department has earmarked P2.5 million for initial cloud seeding flights in central Mindanao to avert crop losses due to the drought in the region since February.

Engineer Milagros Casis, director of the Department of Agriculture for Region 12, said Wednesday they shall soon embark on the operation to spawn rains.

“We are just processing documents needed to start the cloud seeding operations along with the Bureau of Soils and Water Management,” Casis said.


Pinol on Rice Tarificationand We will survive, we will prevail



Farmers receive P35-Million agri-machines from DAF-ARMM

SULTAN KUDARAT, Maguindanao — The province’s farmers had until Tuesday queued here for the distribution of P 35 million worth of mechanized farming equipment by the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao through its Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (DAF ARMM).This was the last time the region’s agriculture agency extended aid to farmers in a forum at the complex here of the DAF-ARMM Information and Area Resource Center (IARC).Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Manny Piñol said aiding the farmers through upgrading the country’s agriculture was the government’s way of rewarding the tillers


Private banks offer P200-B to fund agri-agra projects

MANILA - The country's private banks, including a government bank and thrift banks, have offered to provide funding to the banner projects of the Department of Agriculture (DA), including the Solar-Powered Irrigation Projects (SPIS), the farm mechanization program and even the completion of Farm-to-Market Road network.In a meeting held at the Office of the Agriculture Secretary yesterday, the bankers, led by Alfredo Yao of Zest-O Group of Companies, said they have about P200-B which they could use to fund Agriculture and Agrarian Projects to comply with the Agri-Agra Law.The Agri-Agra Law


Duterte okeys talks on Israel P44-B loan offer

Buluan, Maguindanao - President Rody Duterte yesterday gave the green light for the start of the initial negotiations between the Department of Agriculture and a major Israeli agro-industrial firm which earlier offered to build 6,200 units of Solar Powered irrigation Systems in the country worth P44-B.The President issued the directive following his talks with Israeli Ambassador Rafael Harpaz last week who briefed him on the interest of several Israel agricultural companies to support the development of Philippine farming.Go ahead.


Duterte distributes CLOA to Maguindanao farmers

Maguindanao -– A total of 1,740 hectares
of lands were distributed by President Duterte on Monday to 780 Agrarian Reform
Beneficiaries (ARBs) in ceremonies held at Buluan municipal gymnasium.

distribution of Certificates of Land Ownership Award (CLOAs) was historic since
it was done during the 2nd Inaul Festival, a colorful and vibrant
festival from Februaury 8 to 14. Inaul refers to a hand woven cloth and it
means literally weaved.



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