DAR-DTI to synchronize development programs

pia-logoBAGUIO CITY, Oct. 14(PIA)- - Twenty six years after the Philippine government passed the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program, key government agencies involved in its livelihood assistance component are still pushing for the implementation of regular programs even if it is set to expire in 2014. For this, a synchronization workshop was recently held in Baguio City attended by CARP coordinators and point persons of the Department of Agrarian Reform and Department of Trade and Industry.

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DAR land distribution continues

mstlogoBAGUIO CITY, Benguet—The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) will continue to distribute more than six million hectares to landless peasants and farmers despite expiration of the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP) last June 30, Secretary Virgilio de los Reyes said on Monday.

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DAR Sec promotes International Year of Family Farming

piaBAGUIO CITY, July 2 (PIA) - - The United Nations  declared 2014 as the International Year of Family Farming to highlight that small farms run by families are very vital for the welfare of the nation.

The country’s observance is being spearheaded by the Department of Agriculture (DA), Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR).  DAR Secretary Virgilio de Los Reyes, shared this during his recent official visit here.

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