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DAR-Ilocos Sur conducts project assessment and planning workshop

WEB R1arccess3The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in Ilocos Sur recently conducted a two-day project assessment and planning workshop to evaluate the impact of the distribution of farm machines and agricultural services to farm cooperatives and agrarian reform communities (ARCs).

The Program Beneficiaries Development Division (PBDD) of DAR congregated with officials of farm cooperatives and representatives of ARCs and discussed issues and concerns in utilizing the farm machines and the trainings they received from the department under the Agrarian Reform Community Connectivity Enterprise and Support Services (ARCCESS) Project.

“This project assessment will help us overcome problems that will arise in the delivery of programs and projects of the department. After this assessment, we will make action plans to resolve these obstacles,” said Provincial Agrarian Reform Program Officer Christianne Suguitan.

Participants in the assessment and planning workshop were officials of Lingsat Multi-purpose Cooperative (LMPC), Paraiso ARBs MPC (PAMPC) and 14 representatives of ARCs in Ilocos Sur.

The PBDD facilitated the assessment and planning workshop conducted on July 21-22, 2015 at Alad Bar and Resort, Caoayan, Ilocos Sur. The event was also attended by the board of directors and the management staff of the farm cooperatives. (Carina Muñoz)

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