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Montebello farmers reclaim AR land

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) installed 30 agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) last July 10, 2018, in a 6-hectare land in Brgy. Montebello, Kananga, Leyte. The 6-hectare is a portion of the 36-hectare CARP-awarded land that was previous...

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Himamaylan farmer beneficiaries receive Tongson land

The Department of Agrarian Reform installed thirty-six (36) agrarian reform beneficiaries in a 20-hectare land formerly owned by Rogelio Tongson in Sitio Balabag, Brgy. San Antonio, Himamaylan, Negros Occidental last May 18, 2018. The department, as ...

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Leyte farmers gear up for DOST-EVSU Mushroom Project

ORMOC City - The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) turned over, last May 22, a half a million-peso worth of funding for an Oyster Mushroom Production project to its main implementor, the Eastern Visayas State University (EVSU). The turnov...

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Kananga farmers cultivate land awarded 29 years ago for the first time

For 29 years, the fourteen (14) agrarian reform beneficiaries from Kananga, Leyte struggled to cultivate the 6-hectare land they acquired through CARP. Last January 4, 2018, their certificates of land ownership awards (CARP) were finally honored when...

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Farmer beneficiaries occupy Capahi land in Sabang Bao, Labrador

ORMOC City - DAR Leyte finally installed eight (8) agrarian reform beneficiaries in a total of 16.05 hectares land, composed of 3 lots located in Barangay Sabang Bao and Labrador. DAR Region 8 Director, Atty. Shiela Enciso, and Provincial Agrari...

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DAR Negros distributes Yusay land to Bago farmers despite resistance

Despite landowner resistance, DAR pushed through with the scheduled distribution of titles and installation of 31 agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARB) in a 16.1209-hectare land last Wednesday, September 27, in Bago City, Negros Occidental. This is par...

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Larrazabals delay sugarcane harvest of agrarian reform beneficiaries

ORMOC CITY -- Farmer Pablo Silva began his day last March 28 brimming with hope. He and his fellow agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARB) were about to harvest their first sugarcane as landowners since they were awarded their 35.56 hectare land 20 years...

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Leyte farmers occupy CARP-awarded lands after 20 years

Ormoc City - After two decades of waiting, 23 farmer beneficiaries from Brgy. Sumanga and 11 from Brgy. Valencia, finally started tilling their CARP-awarded lands during a series of meticulously-planned installation activities led by the Departme...

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DAR Leyte stalls ARB installation anew!

20 years of waiting, still not over for Ormoc landless farmers Ormoc City – Around 30 agrarian reform beneficiaries from Brgy. Valencia and Brgy. Sumanga, Ormoc, Leyte were once again deprived of their rights to own the lands they till when the ...

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Land use advocates to Escudero: Release the NLUA Committee Report! -- advises the vice presidentiable “Bawal ang Teka-teka!”

"Bawal ang tamad. Bawal ang teka-teka. NLUA, ipasa na!” This is the strong statement of the supporters of the land use bill who amassed at the Senate today, September 29, calling on Senator Chiz Escudero to immediately release the committee repo...

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