Welcome to DAR Region 1



DAR turns over P6.7-million rural-infrastructure projects

business mirrorA FARM-TO-MARKET road, a footbridge and four water pumps worth P6.7 million were recently turned over by the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) to the local government of Cabugao, Ilocos Sur.

The P1.3-kilometer farm-to-market road was built at a cost of P6.2 million, while P200,000 was spent for the rehabilitation of a 62-meter Cabugao footbridge.

The water pumps are worth P400,000.

Ilocos Sur Provincial Agrarian Reform Program officer Christianne Suguitan said the projects were implemented under the grassroots participatory budgeting process. The road project connects four barangays, namely Catucdaan, Sisim, Alinaay and Caellayan to the main road, while the footbridge was constructed in Barangay Carusipan.

“Some 7,000 farmers and residents are now enjoying the concreted road and footbridge. The farmers now transport their produce and agricultural products faster to the market center,” Suguitan said.

Meanwhile, the water pumps would serve 536 farmers in barangays Reppaac, Caellayan, Bato
and Nagsantaan.

“All these projects are in line with the DAR’s aim of boosting the economic activities in farming communities,” Suguitan said.

Source: http://www.businessmirror.com.ph/dar-turns-over-p6-7-million-rural-infrastructure-projects/

Region I News

news reg 1 pix 1 august 16 2018
August 16, 2018 143

DAR provides farm machines to farmers’ orgs

Thirteen agrarian reform beneficiaries’ organizations (ARBOs) in Ilocos Sur are expectant about the prospect of their future after the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) recently turned over to them P17 million worth of farm machineries.DAR Regional Director… Read More..
socmed card reg 1 august 11 2018
Aug 11, 2018 28

Tuloy-tuloy lang po sa pamamahagi, congratulations po!

#AgrarianReform #DAR4Farmers #Land4Farmers #ComfortableLifeForAll #PartnerForChange #CARP@30:DARe2Change Read More..
news reg 2 pix 1 july 27 2018
Jul 27, 2018 134

Land distribution in Ilocos region near completion

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Region 1 has distributed a total of 138,052 hectares of agricultural lands to 115,544 agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) from 1972 to June 2018 and provided them with Certificates of Land Ownership Award (CLOAs).DAR… Read More..
news reg 1 pix 1 july 9 2018
Jul 09, 2018 116

Pangasinan ARBOs receive farm machineries from DAR

STA. MARIA, Pangasinan – A total of P13.5 million worth of farm machineries were recently handed over by the Department of Agrarian Reform to various Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Organizations in the province of Pangasinan.The turnover ceremony was… Read More..

Region 1 Poster

Region 1 poster