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DAR joins 18-day campaign to end violence against women

DAR joins 18-day campaign to end violence against women

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) through its Gender and Development (GAD) Focal Point System is one with the nation in the observance of the National Consciousness Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women on November 25, 2020. This day also marks the 1st day of the 2020 18-Day…

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DAR launches urban farming project in Tondo, Manila

DAR launches urban farming project in Tondo, Manila

“Apart from the training, the seedlings, fertilizers, vermicast and other farming materials will be provided by the provincial office of DAR in Cavite, while the machinery we use are borrowed from the Department of Agriculture,” Colocar said. Manila Counselor Irma Alfonso-Juson, who…

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DAR distributes land titles and relief packs to Cagayan and Isabela farmers

DAR distributes land titles and relief packs to Cagayan and Isabela farmers

Land distribution, under Brother John Castriciones is marked by “Serbisyong DAR-to-Door” wherein the DAR officials take time to personally hand over CLOAs to selected farmer-beneficiaries, mostly aging or ailing farmers, who have long been waiting to receive their CLOAs from the DAR.…

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Senate okays DAR’s Php 8.45-B proposed budget for 2021

Senate okays DAR’s Php 8.45-B proposed budget for 2021

The Senator divulged that DAR’s only remaining lands to be distributed are the problematic lands that involve legal issues and that she would ask for the report of these most difficult land problems. On the other hand, Senator Risa Hontiveros asked the DAR to pursue its primary mandate of…

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DAR observes health protocols, subdivides lot in Covid-19 critically-affected Samar area

DAR observes health protocols, subdivides lot in Covid-19 critically-affected Samar area

MOTIONG, Samar – Despite the continuous rise of Novel Coronavirus 19 (COVID-19) cases in the province of Samar, the survey teams of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) have remained steadfast in their commitment to pursue vigorously the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program. Last week,…

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DAR to revive farmers’ livelihood ruined by recent typhoons

DAR to revive farmers’ livelihood ruined by recent typhoons

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) is ready to help farmers rise again after their livelihood was ravaged by super typhoons Quinta, Rolly, and Ulysses. Agrarian Reform Secretary Brother John Castriciones said that agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) enrolled by the DAR to the Philippine…

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Farm productivity support program to be extended to Davao Oriental farmer-beneficiaries

Farm productivity support program to be extended to Davao Oriental farmer-beneficiaries

The Department of Agrarian Reform Provincial Office of Davao Oriental recently entered into a contract with the suppliers of farm machineries and equipment under its Climate Resilient Farm Productivity Support Program (CRFPSP) in Mati, Davao Oriental amidst the continuing onslaught of the…

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DAR ready to implement SPLIT Project to give individual titles to 1.1 M ARBs

DAR ready to implement SPLIT Project to give individual titles to 1.1 M ARBs

November 19, 2020 - The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) today launched the Support to Parcelization of Lands for Individual Titling (SPLIT) project, with simultaneous inaugural activity at the regional and provincial offices to improve land tenure security and stabilize property rights of…

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Samar agrarian reform beneficiaries organization wins DOST award

Samar agrarian reform beneficiaries organization wins DOST award

For additional income, CARFA produced pop rice made from leftover rice that are sun-dried and fried to puff the grains. DAR Samar Provincial Office’s Enterprise Development and Economic Support point person, Monica Bato (now MARPO), disclosed that in 2016 CARFA became a…

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Lanao del Norte coco farmers' group receives processing machines

Lanao del Norte coco farmers' group receives processing machines

Mindalano explained that the CRFPSP seeks to make farmer-beneficiaries more capable of confronting the challenges posed by climate change by providing farm machinery and equipment through the agrarian reform beneficiaries ' organizations (ARBOs). DAR Secretary, Bro. John Castriciones, said the…

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2 DAR ARB organizations in Davao Region forge a commercial partnership agreement

2 DAR ARB organizations in Davao Region forge a commercial partnership agreement

Southern Mindanao Multi-Purpose Cooperative (SDMC), a DAR-assisted cooperative in Basiawan, Sta. Maria, Davao Occidental, recently inked a Commercial Partnership Agreement with Biao Agrarian Reform Cooperative (BARBCO), also a DAR-assisted cooperative in Davao City, and the Department of Trade…

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DAR Sarangani pursues ISO 9001:2015 Certification to better serve the ARBs

DAR Sarangani pursues ISO 9001:2015 Certification to better serve the ARBs

“The QMS will help the entire organization in the delivery of quality services. To attain quality, the established interactive systems and processes of the province, that comprises the QMS, are customer focused, designed to conform to the ISO Standards and compliant to all statutory,…

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Farmers receive livelihood support from DAR SulKud

Farmers receive livelihood support from DAR SulKud

Isulan, Nov 16, 2020 – Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries (ARBs) from the municipality of Bagumbayan in Sultan Kudarat received carabaos from the Department of Agrarian Reform under the Convergence on Livelihood Assistance for Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Project (CLAAP) aimed to increase…

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DAR-ILOILO TURN-OVERS LIVELIHOOD ASSISTANCE TO INDIGENOUS PEOPLE (IP) UNDER CONVERGENCE ON LIVELIHOOD ASSISTANCE FOR ARBS PROJECT (CLAAP)

DAR-ILOILO TURN-OVERS LIVELIHOOD ASSISTANCE TO INDIGENOUS PEOPLE (IP) UNDER CONVERGENCE ON LIVELIHOOD ASSISTANCE FOR ARBS PROJECT (CLAAP)

November 12, 2020, marks one of the momentous events for Nagpana Minorities Association (NAMIAS) in Sitio Nagpana, Barangay Lipata, Barotac Viejo, Iloilo as DARPO-Iloilo turn-overs the livelihood assistance under CLAAP which includes 114 heads of swine with 1 bag Pre-starter (25kilos) and 2 bags…

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