Welcome to DAR Region 1



Ilocos farmers trained on business development

news reg 1 pix 1 dec. 28 2016The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) recently conducted trainings on Agri-Extension Services (AES) and Business Development Services (BDS) to more than 100 farmers coming from cities and municipalities in Ilocos Norte. 

Provincial Agrarian Reform Program Officer Vic M. Ines said the trainings on AES were conducted to improve farmers’ rice production through introduction of modern farm technologies.

“We established demonstration farms in Piddig, Burgos and Currimao where we held the trainings and workshops to the farmers. This way, we were able to monitor their developments in the 10-month course,” explained Ines.

Ines said the farmers participating in the BDS training were instructed on policy formulation, marketing and business management.

“There were 29 farmers who completed the course on AES, while 70 farmers successfully graduated from the BDS training,” said Ines.

The AES and BDS trainings were conducted by the Program Beneficiaries Development Division (PBDD) and implemented under the Agrarian Reform Community Connectivity and Economic Support Services (ARCCESS). (Jorge P. Guerrero)

Photo:  PARPO Vic M. Ines congratulates DAR-Ilocos Norte’s Program Beneficiaries Development Division (PBDD) for the outstanding implementation of said training.





Region I News

news reg 1 pix 1 nov. 28 2017
November 28, 2017 159

Information and quick-response officers convention

BOLINAO, Pangasinan (Nov. 28, 2017)—The department’s communications bureau is currently conducting a convention for its Information and Quick-response Officers to assess the projects and programs executed for 2017 and to craft their communications plan for… Read More..
news reg 1 pix 1 nov. 13 2017
Nov 13, 2017 159

DAR conducts dialogue to revitalize garlic, onion industry…

SAN JUAN, La Union – The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) recently presided over a dialogue aimed to revitalize garlic and onion industry in agrarian reform areas in Ilocos Region and to address the production and marketing problems of onion and garlic… Read More..
news reg 111 pix 1 oct. 23 2017
Oct 23, 2017 70

Bistoyong highlights DAR’s anti-poverty programs and…

Quezon City – The second leg of the government’s human development and poverty reduction forum dubbed as “Kilos SAMBAYANAN" (Kilos para sa Sampung Batayang Pangangailangan) was simultaneously held in six strategic locations in the country on Friday, October… Read More..
PIAnewlogo2017
Jul 03, 2017 215

DAR, DPWH turn over newly-constructed bridge to Laoag City

LAOAG CITY, June 30 (PIA) – The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) and the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) handed over the newly-constructed bridge to the City Government of Laoag City. Read More..

Region 1 Poster

Region 1 poster