DAR Region I Regional Director Rodolfo S. Pangilinan together with PARO Raul C. Laluan (La Union) and PARO Maria Ana B. Francisco (Pangasinan) distributed 34 Certificates of Land Ownership Award (CLOA) to 23 Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries (ARBs) at Barangay Ortega, Bacnotan, La Union in the 1st CLOA Distribution conducted for the year.
The property under the name of Leon Ortega covered by Title No. 13202 (Lot 1-L-1) with an aggregate area of 13.4772 was acquired by DAR through the Voluntary Land Transfer (VLT) scheme.
Based on DAR La Union database, the province has already distributed a total of 18,639.75 hectaressince the effectivity of the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP) in 1988. Land Distribution and Acquisition (LAD) is almost complete in the province.
With the near completion of LAD in La Union DAR will focus on the delivery of support services to the farmer beneficiaries through their accredited organizations/cooperatives.nmt2014