News Articles from Region IV CALABARZON

Private trader buys agri products from Quezon province farmers’ coop

Villapando emphasized the importance of directly connecting the agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) to the buyers to ensure that they will have steady markets for their products and for them to command fair and just price for their commodities. “This partnership provides an assured market…

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Cavite farmers get P12-M worth solar-powered irrigation system

The SPIS, situated in Sitio Gugo, Brgy. Tres Cruzes, Tanza and Brgy. Baliwag, Magallanes, Cavite, was implemented in partnership with the National Irrigation Administration. “You should take care and be responsible for this project because not all agrarian reform cooperatives are given the…

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Quezon farmers adopt modern farming technology through DAR’s help

He mentioned that with the global projection of food shortage in the coming years, the national agency has geared up to adapt and provide the necessary assistance to the farmer-beneficiaries to help them increase their production to counteract the looming crisis. Municipal Mayor of San Francisco…

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361 Quezon farmers now landowners

361 Quezon farmers now landowners

“The CLOAs are just the first step towards more support from the government. We will follow President Duterte’s national goal of improving the economic lives of our farmers by pouring various support services to farm communities,” Castriciones said. “My marching order…

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Public consultation on Cardama properties in Biñan, Laguna

Public consultation on Cardama properties in Biñan, Laguna

Agrarian Reform Secretary John R. Castriciones (center) with DAR lawyers and representatives of Cardama and Greenfield Development Corporation inspects the vicinity map of the 33.6456-hectare lot in Barangays Mamplasan, Loma and Bungahan in Biñan, Laguna during the public consultation…

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DAR conducts consultation meeting with farmers and property firm

DAR conducts consultation meeting with farmers and property firm

Agrarian Reform Secretary John R. Castriciones yesterday met with representatives from Eton Properties and a group of agrarian reform beneficiaries relative to the latter’s consolidated petitions for revocation of a 2001 Conversion Order involving a total of 136 hectares in Barangay…

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DAR distributes agri lands in Rizal province

DAR distributes agri lands in Rizal province

The distribution of CLOAs covers packets of landholdings from four towns of Rizal with combined area of 42.8308 hectares. “I would like to thank the government for helping us. The DAR did not just help us not to get evicted from the farm but they also made us owners of the land we’re…

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Heir of deceased farmer receives land title

Heir of deceased farmer receives land title

Tanay, Rizal- Rene Negosa, 52 years old, heir of Agrarian Reform Beneficiary Feliciano Negosa (deceased), from Brgy. Macabud, Rodriguez, Rizal, was among the 115 farmers from the province of Rizal who were awarded lands by Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Secretary John R. Castriciones during…

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Persistence helps 63-year-old woman become CARP beneficiary

Persistence helps 63-year-old woman become CARP beneficiary

PERSISTENCE truly pays, at least, for 63-year-old farmer-beneficiary Luz Villamor-Balingit. Mrs. Balingit was left out empty-handed when the 17-hectare farm in Nasugbu, Batangas, owned by the late Generoso Valenciano was placed under CARP coverage in 1993. The farm her ailing husband, Regino…

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DAR, DSWD to increase 36k farmers’ income through livelihood projects

DAR, DSWD to increase 36k farmers’ income through livelihood projects

The DAR will be responsible for the implementation activities including planning, supervision, and procurement of materials for the establishment/assistance of farmers’ agri-businesses. Padilla said the CLAAP project would develop at least 1,200 enterprises and the 36,000 farmers provided…

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