Region XII Featured News

Regional News

CAR Region II Region I Region III Region V Region IV-B Region VI Region VIII Region IX CARAGA Region X Region XI Region XII Region VII Region IV-A Region IV-B

Region XII News

July 11, 2014 5

DAR spurs trade, investment in agrarian reform areas in…

ISULAN, Sultan Kudarat, Julyn11 (PIA) – The Department of Agrarian Reform in Sultan Kudarat Province in cooperation with the Department of Trade and Industry recently held an agribusiness investment forum for agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) in in the… Read More..
Jul 01, 2014 18

DAR, SRA strengthen sugarcane production in N. Cotabato

KIDAPAWAN CITY, North Cotabato, June 30 (PIA) -- Agrarian reform beneficiaries in North Cotabato are expected to gain more from sugarcane production with the implementation of the Sugarcane Block Farming Convergence Program of the Department of Agrarian… Read More..
Jun 09, 2014 29

ARBs in Tausuvan Falls train in handicraft making

KIDAPAWAN CITY, North Cotabato, June 6 (PIA) -- Local and foreign tourists visiting the scenic Tausuvan Falls in Barangay Bongolanon in Magpet, North Cotabato can now buy indigenous souvenir items from agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) in the areas who… Read More..
May 29, 2014 37

Tree-planting bring Christian, Moro farmers together in…

MANILA, Philippines—A simple tree-planting activity has been seen to help ease religious tensions among farming communities in strife-torn North Cotabato, officials of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) said Wednesday. Read More..

DAR Saranggani Inducts 142 Beneficiaries

By:DAR SARANGANI Provincial Information Office
One hundred forty two Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries (ARBs) of the Sarangani Agricultural Company, Inc. (SACI), in Barangay Maribulan Alabel Sarangani, were inducted as the new landowners of the ninety five hectares of SACI’s agricultural land covered under Compulsory Acquisition (CA) of the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP) on April 18, 2013.
The turnover of the SACI agricultural property to the beneficiaries was held at the location of the property. After the installation proper, actual trooping of lines or the process of identification of respective boundaries immediately followed.
All of the stakeholders of the project were present during the event. Municipal Agrarian Reform Officer, Salvador D. Solaῆa Jr., inducted the ARBs as the new land owners as authorized by OIC Provincial Agrarian Reform Officer II, Roldan A. Ali. This was witnessed by SACI represented by Engr. Jonathan Germino and company, Mr. Ray Galas representing the Provincial Agrarian Reform Office, the Provincial Agrarian Reform Adjudicator, staff of DAR, and the beneficiaries. Also present during the ceremony was Atty. Bong Gacal, who gave his support to the ARBs leading up to their induction.
To guarantee the sustainability and development of the area, the Department of Agrarian Reform Sarangani, in collaboration with all other CARPER implementing agencies promised to monitor the progress, give continuous assistance and guidance to the ARBs. Moreover, Solaῆa put forwards the obligation of the ARBs on the other end, which is to regularly pay their yearly land amortization through the Land Bank of the Philippines.
Furthermore, SACI representative Engr. Jonathan Germino gave the ARBs an assurance that they will provide assistance for them and encouraged the ARBs to take full responsibility of their land and ensure the productivity of their Banana plantation.

142 Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries inducted at SACI’s 95- hectare agriland
Engr. Gemino, Operations Manager of SACI with the beneficiaries.