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Farmers trains for product development and good manufacturing practices in Bohol

news reg 1 pix 1 july 20 2017Two cooperatives in Bohol were recently trained for product development and current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) to make their product marketable and competitive.

The training was conducted by the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in partnership with Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) to ensure comprehensive and coordinated support service delivery to the agrarian program beneficiaries.

These collaborative trainings guarantees integrated agri-enterprise development addressing input supply, production, processing, marketing and distribution as critical chains that are inextricably linked with each other.

Both agencies provided training materials and equipment during the said trainings where members of the Kaliwat ni Dagohoy Multi-purpose Cooperative (KDMPC) in Magtangtang, Danao, Bohol were able to enhance their skills   on product development to make it more viable and marketable.

Cansumbol Multi-Purpose Cooperative in Bilar, Bohol on the other hand, was trained on good manufacturing practices (GMP) for them to be able produce quality, safe and affordable products that are competitive and profitable.

Agrarian Reform Program Officer I and the Marketing Specialist of DAR Bohol Doris J. Isabel Racho said that there were ten cooperative officials attended with Ma. Theresa Tay and Yoradyl Israel from DTI. Others who assisted the training include Takashi Kato, a DAR-based Japanese Volunteer, Development Facilitators Gil Torero and Expedita Anunciado. (Merly D. Bantugan)

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DAR distributes land titles to Barili farmers

news reg 1 pix 1 may 24 2017The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) through Regional Director Alejandro S. Otacan congratulates the new landowners of an agricultural property as the DAR recently distributed Certificates of Land Ownership Award (CLOA) to 25 agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) in  Barili, Cebu.

Otacan said the land   with an  area of 21.5077 hectares  planted with rice, maize, bananas, vegetables and coconuts are located at barangay Luhod, Malolos, Gunting and Mantalongon, all of Barili, Cebu.

“Land distribution component is provided under the constitution which aims to distribute agricultural land to the landless farmers”, Otacan noted.

Municipal Agrarian Reform Program Officer (MARPO) Nestor Castro led the CLOA distribution to the ARBs and encouraged them to make the best on their awarded lands by participating in the activities of the agrarian reform based-organization where they can be easily assisted by the DAR.

He emphasized that there are various programs and services of the DAR that can be availed by the farmers such as trainings under the capacity development programs, credit assistance, farm machineries, marketing assistance, and other support services from the government. (Yuna Elluza Kintanar)

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Bohol farmers receive CLOAs

news reg 1 pix 1 march 11 2017TAGBILARAN CITY, March 10 – Sunset is hailed with smiles from agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) as they receive their Certificates of Land Ownership Award (CLOA) in the afternoon of ARB Summit in Tagbilaran City.

A total of 44 farmer-beneficiaries cheered as they receive their CLOA, covering an area of 41.2495 hectares in Jagna, Alicia, and Gatigbian.news reg 1 pix 2 march 11  2017

Agrarian reform chief Rafael “Ka Paeng” V. Mariano, together with Agrarian Reform Regional Director Alejandro S. Otacan and Provincial Agrarian Reform Program Officer (PARPO) Grace B. Fua, handed CLOAs to farmer-beneficiaries.

PARPO Fua says that Bohol has 97% accomplishment rate in terms of land acquisition and distribution (LAD), which means that only three percent of the 41,387 ha of agricultural land still needs to be distributed.

news reg 1 pix 3 march 11 2017Out of the 122 agrarian reform beneficiary organizations (ARBOs) assisted by the DAR in the province of Bohol, there are eight ARBOs or cooperatives who are already millionaires.

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Region VII News

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Farmers trains for product development and good…

Two cooperatives in Bohol were recently trained for product development and current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) to make their product marketable and competitive.The training was conducted by the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in partnership with… Read More..
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DAR distributes land titles to Barili farmers

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) through Regional Director Alejandro S. Otacan congratulates the new landowners of an agricultural property as the DAR recently distributed Certificates of Land Ownership Award (CLOA) to 25 agrarian reform beneficiaries… Read More..
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Bohol farmers receive CLOAs

TAGBILARAN CITY, March 10 – Sunset is hailed with smiles from agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) as they receive their Certificates of Land Ownership Award (CLOA) in the afternoon of ARB Summit in Tagbilaran City.A total of 44 farmer-beneficiaries cheered… Read More..

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