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DAR sets aside P105M for Visayas projects

DAR sets aside P105M for Visayas projects

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) on Monday announced the provision of P105.7 million worth of infrastructure projects, and farm and machinery equipment to uplift the lives of agrarian reform beneficiary organizations in Eastern Visayas. DAR Secretary Conrado Estrella III was accompanied…

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1,006 beneficiaries get land titles in Eastern Visayas

1,006 beneficiaries get land titles in Eastern Visayas

MANILA, Philippines — A total of 1,006 agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) in Eastern Visayas received 1,047 land titles, said the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) on Saturday. According to DAR, the land titles cover 1,571 hectares of agricultural lands across the six provinces of…

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DAR identifies housing site for former rebels in NegOr town

DAR identifies housing site for former rebels in NegOr town

DUMAGUETE CITY – The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) has identified government land in Basay town, Negros Oriental province as the proposed site for a socialized housing project for former members of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army (CPP-NPA). The…

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400 beneficiaries receive land titles in Cebu — DAR

400 beneficiaries receive land titles in Cebu — DAR

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) distributed a total of 157.28 hectares of agricultural land among 400 beneficiaries, said the agency on Thursday, January 26, 2023. “A total of 400 agrarian reform beneficiaries in Barangay Binongkalan, Catmon, Cebu…

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House OKs agri loan restructuring, condonation bill

House OKs agri loan restructuring, condonation bill

MANILA – A measure proposing a one-time condonation of unpaid loan penalties and interests owed by farmers, fisherfolk and agrarian reform beneficiaries from various government agencies has hurdled second reading at the House of Representatives. During Tuesday's plenary session, the…

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DAR to fund P1.5-M greenhouse in Leyte town

DAR to fund P1.5-M greenhouse in Leyte town

TACLOBAN CITY – The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) announced on Monday that it would finance the construction of a PHP1.5-million greenhouse in Palo town, Leyte province that will aid the livelihood of agrarian reform beneficiaries. The DAR regional office said the funds required to…

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DAR distributes 437K hectares via SPLIT project

DAR distributes 437K hectares via SPLIT project

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) has already subdivided 437,922 hectares of agricultural lands as of Dec. 31, 2022, for distribution to 437,922 qualified farmer-beneficiaries under the Support to Parcelization of Lands for Individual Titling (SPLIT) project. DAR Secretary Conrado Estrella…

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DAR-Cordillera receives 25 motorcycles for field validation teams

DAR-Cordillera receives 25 motorcycles for field validation teams

BAGUIO CITY – The Department of Agrarian Reform-Cordillera has received 25 brand-new motorcycles for field validation teams to speed up the verification of landholdings with collective Certificate of Land Ownership Awards (CCLOAs) in the region. DAR Regional Director Samuel Solomero…

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Mimaropa agrarian reform officers acquire skills in community organizing, agri biz devt

Mimaropa agrarian reform officers acquire skills in community organizing, agri biz devt

To improve their skills in formulating workable and effective plans in developing farm communities, Municipal Agrarian Reform Officers (MAROs), Development Facilitators (DFs), and other implementers of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in the Mimaropa region recently completed a four-day…

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DAR to distribute 60 motorcycles for titling projects in Bicol

DAR to distribute 60 motorcycles for titling projects in Bicol

LEGAZPI CITY – The Department of Agrarian Reform in Bicol (DAR-5) will soon distribute 60 motorcycles to its provincial offices to speed up the field validation operations for the Support to Parcelization of Lands for Individual Titling (SPLIT) Project. In an interview on Monday, Gerard…

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DAR field workers get motorbikes to speed up ARB validation

DAR field workers get motorbikes to speed up ARB validation

MANILA – In a bid to hasten the subdivision of lands and distribution of individual land titles to qualified agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs), the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) has empowered field validation teams with motorcycles. The first batch of 156 motorcycles have been…

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Marcos orders faster distribution of land titles to agrarian reform beneficiaries

Marcos orders faster distribution of land titles to agrarian reform beneficiaries

PRESIDENT Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr. has ordered authorities to fast-track the distribution of land titles to beneficiaries of agrarian reform, according to Malacañang. During a Cabinet meeting on Tuesday, Mr. Marcos tasked the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) to…

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Marcos vows to speed up distribution of land ownership titles to farmer-beneficiaries

Marcos vows to speed up distribution of land ownership titles to farmer-beneficiaries

MANILA, Philippines — President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. on Tuesday committed to expediting efforts to distribute land ownership titles to farmer-beneficiaries of agrarian reform this year. He made this pledge during a Cabinet meeting in Malacañang on Tuesday, the…

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Panukalang pagbura sa utang ng mga magsasaka, umusad sa Senado

Panukalang pagbura sa utang ng mga magsasaka, umusad sa Senado

MAYNILA — Bubuo na ng technical working group ang Senate Committee on Agriculture, Food and Agrarian Reform kaugnay sa panukalang batas na nagsusulong ng condonation o pagbura sa mga utang na bayarin sa lupa ng mga magsasakang agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARB). Naging mabilis lamang ang…

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