12 FMRs completed in Ifugao
by Mhars B.Lihgawon
Lagawe, Ifugao (13 February) -- The construction and improvement of 12 farm to market road projects in some of the municipalities in the province have been completed.
The road projects were awarded to Ifugao by the Department of Agriculture (DA) through a certificate of award. This aims to provide accessible means of transporting agricultural products in the market.
According to Leticia Umingli of the Engineering Section of Provincial Agriculture Environment and Natural Office (PAENRO), a total amount of P10 million was spent to fund the road projects that started in 2008. This was implemented through the Provincial Engineering Office (PEO) with the PAENRO conducting the validation, Umingli said.
The completed projects include the Kiangan - Tinoc provincial road improvement which had the highest funding allocation of P3 million. The municipalities of Banaue, Hungduan and Kiangan received P1.5 million each, Lamut - P1.2, Aguinaldo - P1 million and Asipulo - P300,000. (PIA-Ifugao) [top]