News Articles from Region VIII

New leader takes helm at DAR Eastern Visayas

TACLOBAN CITY – A Basilan-born lawyer-accountant now heads the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in Eastern Visayas following his installation on Wednesday last week. Regional Director Robert Anthony Yu replaced Ismael Aya-ay by virtue of Department Special Order No.…

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DAR celebrates Independence Day with persons deprived of liberty

Meanwhile, JINSP Fe Reynalda Chan of the Tacloban City Jail Female Dorm said, “Continuous coordination and linkages to other government and non-government organizations in the community is highly recommended to augment the needs of the PDLs while temporarily confined at this jail…

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Salcedo Mayor sees refrigerated van from DAR an opportunity

FEA ARCo at present has existing marketing contracts with the Department of Health retained hospitals, Department of Education, Bureau of Jail Management and Penology, and San Miguel Corporation for their products ranging from fresh fruits and vegetables to processed foods. “They…

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DAR-8 maintains QMS, gets ISO recertification

Further, the audit team also found the following items as potential for improvement – the ICT preventive maintenance plan; document and retrieval records; issuance of Corrective Action Requests for any finding that are recorded during the conduct of quality assurance inspection; and the…

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DAR to make Tacloban producer of vegetables

Here, though the project will initially utilize a one-hectare lot planted to fast-yielding crops such as kangkong, pechay, lettuce, okra and pepino, DA’s Romeo Delmo suggested, during last week’s planning session, that they will conduct simultaneously Farmer Field School to…

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DAR-8 continues its tradition of sharing this holiday season

A day before, the Legal Division of the same office, headed by Legal Chief, Atty. Christopher Ryan Rosal, opted to distribute food packs to 40 children living at the Tacloban City by-pass road. Yesterday, the Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Development and Sustainability…

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Housing project para mag-uruma ha Pangasinan, iginlunsad

An Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in naglunsad hadton a-kinse hinin bulan han Disyembre han gisyasyahani hini nga housing project nga tinawag nga “Balai Housing Program” para ha mga mag-uruma ha Pangasinan. Pinangunahan ni DAR Secretary Brother John Castriciones an…

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Castriciones delivers CLOAs in remote Leyte villages despite heavy rains

On the following day, Castriciones went back to this town and distributed in a formal rite at the municipal covered court 1,280 more CLOAs covering an aggregate area of over a thousand hectares to 1,042 ARBs from other farming villages in this municipality as well as from the towns of…

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DAR-EV employees extend financial assistance to victims of Typhoons Rolly, Ulysses

TACLOBAN CITY – OIC-Regional Director Ismael Ay-ay of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in Eastern Visayas turned over on Friday P201,000.00 to Agrarian Reform Secretary, Brother John Castriciones as financial assistance for colleagues in Regions II and V who were severely…

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CARFA receives prize in simple rite

CATBALOGAN CITY – Cantongtong Agrarian Rice Farmers Association (CARFA) President, Efren Caballa, received on Tuesday morning in a simple ceremony the prize for best Grant-in-Aid (GIA) Science and Technology Project from the Department of Science and Technology (DOST). DOST’s Science…

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