BUTUAN CITY, June 23 (PIA) -- A group of farmer-beneficiaries in the province Agusan del Norte received a total of 73 hectares of land titles during the kick-off ceremony of the annual celebration of the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP) held at Robinsons Place.
Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Caraga regional director Julita A. Ragandang and Provincial Agrarian Reform Officer Andre B. Atega of DAR Agusan del Norte personally handed-over the certificate of land ownership awards to the beneficiaries.
Ragandang said that DAR has committed to ensure positive gains in the fight against rural poverty of all agrarian reform beneficiaries in the region.
Record shows that land acquisition and distibution in the province as of December 31, 2015 has an overall accomplishment of 92 percent, or a distribution of 39,832 hectares out of the total scope of 43,216 hectares. (Gil E. Miranda, DAR-Agusan del Norte/PIA-Agusan del Norte)