NVizcaya NIA repairs irrigation projects
Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya (20 February) -- The National Irrigation Administration(NIA) here has completed the repair of various irrigation projects designed to boost farmers productivity in the province.
Engineer Francisco Domingsil, OIC provincial irrigation officer said 20 irrigation projects have been fully repaired, rehabilitated and developed which were funded by President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.
"These are existing projects that are important among farmers in various barangays of the province," he told PIA.
Under their P1.5 B restoration fund, 7 communal irrigation system projects have been finished such as in sitio Simmanguer and barangays Matuno-Sto. Domingo in Bambang town, barangays Makalong-Konkong and Alloy in Kasibu town, barangay Comon in Aritao town, sitio I-iyo in Dupax del Sur town and barangay Colocol in Bayombong town.
Under their P1.65 billion additional fund, 6 communal irrigation system projects were repaired such as in barangays Bone and Bagbag in Aritao town, barangays Lower San Leonardo, Upper San Leonardo and Matuno-Sto. Domingo in Bambang town and barangay Paitan in Bayombong town.
Domingsil also added that 7 communal irrigation system projects have been rehabilitated in barangays domang-Sto. Nino and Almaguer-San Antonio in Bambang town, barangays Aurora, Bantinan-Maddiangat in Quezon town, barangay Banganan in Aritao town, barangay Nororon in Dupax del Norte town and barangay Latuyot in Bayombong town. (PIA NVizcaya) [top]