Edano Canao, provincial agrarian reform officer, said 54 hectares are targeted to be covered through compulsory acquisition where government will distribute these lands to the landless with just compensation.
He said another 68 hectares are covered under voluntary land transfer where the land owners and occupants agree on the process of their transfer agreeing, among others on the price with DAR as facilitator.
He said they have also identified 122 hectares of new lands which are potential for distribution and pipelined this current year. These new lands are included in the programmed target for 2015.(JDP/PAB-PIA CAR, Kalinga)
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