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DAR provides clean water to farm community in Siquijor

web 2015r7 001Farmers and residents of Enrique Villanueva town in Suiquijor will now be safe from water-borne diseases as the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) recently turned over a potable water supply system in the rural community.

The project, implemented under the DAR’s Community-Managed Potable Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene (CPWASH), was given to the Kapunungan sa mga Anak sa Yuta ug Dagat (KAYUD), a farmers’ cooperative, and to Enrique Villanueva Central School, both in Enrique Villanueva town.

web 2015r7 002Provincial Agrarian Reform Program Officer Louie Naranjo said the CPWASH consists of a rain-water collector, bio-sand filters, iron-removal filters and a bio-gas digester.

“These materials that make-up the CPWASH is low-cost and indigenous based. It’s a pro-poor technology aimed to improve access to potable water especially in areas with high incidence of water-borne diseases,” said Naranjo.

web 2015r7 003In his message, Naranjo said that the project will be replicated in other barangays . Enrique Villanueva Mayor Gerald V. Pal-ing expressed his gratitude that his municipality became a recipient of the project. He encouraged the beneficiaries to take care of the water supply system and to use it properly. (Gherelene Mae B. Rafols)

Region VII News

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November 15, 2016 43

DAR Cebu distributes land titles to Asturias farmers

MUNICIPAL Agrarian Reform Program Officer (MARPO) Gersyval Vestal led the distribution of certificates of land ownership award (CLOAs) to 23 agrarian reform beneficiaries in Asturias town, northwest Cebu. Read More..
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Nov 11, 2016 31

DAR Cebu turns over drainage system project in Madridejos

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) recently turned over a Drainage Improvement System Project worth P1.2 million flood control assistance and as a means to improve the drainage systems in barangay Mancilang, Cebu.Regional Director Alejandro S.Otacan said… Read More..
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Nov 09, 2016 60

DAR opens Farmer’s Business Center in Bohol

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Bohol and the Bohol Federation of Agrarian Reform Communities Cooperative (BFARCCO) recently opened the Provincial Agrarian Information and Marketing Center (P-AIMC) as the Farmer’s Business Center - “Market in the… Read More..
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Nov 08, 2016 38

DAR distributes land titles to Asturias farmers in Cebu

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) recently distributed 23.0693 hectares of agricultural lands under the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP) to the 23 agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) in Tubigagmanok, San Isidro, and Baye, Asturias,… Read More..

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