250,000 farmers get land titles in Caraga

manila bulletinBUTUAN CITY – At least 250,000 farmers from various parts of Caraga region received their Certificate of Land Ownership Award (CLOAs) from the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR-13).
Aside from land titles, these farmers and indigenous people (IPs) received various projects from the Northern Mindanao Community Initiatives and Resource Management Project (MCIREMP)-International Fund Agricultural Development (IFAD).
 
The distribution of these land titles is in line with the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP).
 
Last week, 178 farmers received their respective CLOAs in Barangay Macalang, Buenavista, Agusan del Norte.
 
Director Mambuay said 175.4745 hectares of agricultural lands were distributed to farmers-beneficiaries in Barangay Macalang.