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DAR settles decade-old land ownership dispute in Cotabato

DAR settles decade-old land ownership dispute in Cotabato

To ensure that agrarian justice is dispensed in the countryside, the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) recently resolved the decade issue on land ownership between two (2) contesting families at Brgy. Ilian, Matalam, Cotabato. Provincial Agrarian Reform Program Officer II Rodolfo Alburo said…

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Sultan Kudarat farmers to launch

Sultan Kudarat farmers to launch "pinakbet garden"

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in the province of Sultan Kudarat recently handed out various farm inputs and tools to Silang Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Association (SARBA) to launch a vegetable gardening project in the town of Bagumbayan. Dubbed as “pinakbet garden” by…

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DAR turns over P1.9 M-worth farm machinery and agri inputs  to Bataan farmers org

DAR turns over P1.9 M-worth farm machinery and agri inputs to Bataan farmers org

“The department procured one (1) 1 unit- 4-wheel drive tractor 35-40HP (Kubota brand), 1 unit- hand tractor with complete implements, 7HP diesel engine, cage wheel, disc plow, rubber tire combtooth and a trailer, 1 unit- generator, 2 units- diesel 2x2 engine, 2 units- four-stroke grass…

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DAR ensures food security in North Cotabato through distribution of farming starter kit

DAR ensures food security in North Cotabato through distribution of farming starter kit

To ensure food sufficiency in the countryside, the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in the province of North Cotabato recently provided a vegetable farming starter kit with a combined amount of Php53,890.00 to Amazion Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Association. Provincial Agrarian Reform…

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DAR turns over Php1.6-M farm equipment to Zambo Sibugay farmers

DAR turns over Php1.6-M farm equipment to Zambo Sibugay farmers

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay recently turn over PhP1,645,300 worth of farm machinery and equipment to six (6) agrarian reform beneficiaries organizations (ARBOs) to boost the livelihood of its member-farmers. The 6 ARBOs which include the Patalon…

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DAR Cavite goes high-tech in assessing level of development of ARCs and ARBOs

DAR Cavite goes high-tech in assessing level of development of ARCs and ARBOs

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in the province of Cavite has conducted a series of information technology-enabled assessment system (IT-eASy) for agrarian reform communities (ARCs) and agrarian reform beneficiaries organizations (ARBOs), specifically in F. de Castro, General Mariano…

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DAR chief positive with coronavirus, urge employees to stay safe

DAR chief positive with coronavirus, urge employees to stay safe

QUEZON CITY—Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Secretary Bernie Cruz announced through a DAR memorandum that he is now in isolation in his home after he was tested positive for COVID-19. In the said memorandum, Cruz disclosed on Monday, January 17, that his RT-PCR (reverse…

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DAR launches construction of a bridge for Zambo del Norte farmers

DAR launches construction of a bridge for Zambo del Norte farmers

He said the project, which involves a nationwide construction of 418 builder unibridge from France, is a double lane modular steel unibridge with a total length of 28.8 linear meters and a width of 7 meters. "I am anticipating that through this project, our ARBs will have better access to market…

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DAR hepls typhoon victims in Negros Occidental

DAR hepls typhoon victims in Negros Occidental

DAR Secretary Bernie F. Cruz personally led the contingent from the Department of Agrarian Reform which made rounds within Negros Occidental, particularly in areas most affected by typhoon Odette on January 6, 2022. The night before, a briefing was held with the Regional Management, Provincial…

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DAR gives MSU land to farmers, fresh graduates of Oriental Mindoro

DAR gives MSU land to farmers, fresh graduates of Oriental Mindoro

Distor added that the land they have acquired can be passed on to their children so that farming and producing crops will continue and will eventually benefit the country’s economy and ensure food security. DAR Regional Director Marvin Bernal said that among the CLOA recipients, three are…

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DAR Sorsogon – first provincial office in DAR Bicol region to get ISO 9001:2015 certified

DAR Sorsogon – first provincial office in DAR Bicol region to get ISO 9001:2015 certified

Secretary Bernie F. Cruz, in his virtual message, commended the DAR Sorsogon employees for addressing the demands of improving work procedures and systems, which earned them the award. “You must continue to work together since our mission and responsibilities under the Comprehensive…

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Albay farmers to finally receive lands after 15 years

Albay farmers to finally receive lands after 15 years

LEGAZPI CITY--After fifteen (15) years, seventy-six (76) agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) waiting to own their farmlands in Pioduran, Albay would finally receive their Certificates of Landownership Awards (CLOAs) from the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR). The said CLOAs cover landholdings…

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DAR celebrates the life of former chief

DAR celebrates the life of former chief

Top officials and personnel of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) honored the life of its former OIC-DAR Secretary Rosalina Bistoyong through a virtual necrological service on the night of January 13, 2022. Bistoyong passed away at the age of 68, on January 10 this year due to post-covid…

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DAR to split 6,064 has of agri lands in Sultan Kudarat into individual titles

DAR to split 6,064 has of agri lands in Sultan Kudarat into individual titles

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in the province of Sultan Kudarat accomplished its target and validated a total of 6,064 hectares of agricultural lands that would be parcelized to 2,342 agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs). The said properties, distributed under collective Certificates…

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