Presidential Communications Operations Office



  PIA Bldg, Visayas Ave, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
  Thursday, 24 October 2019 News Before 1 Feb 2012. Click for Latest
Web PIA  
 
home
 
about
 
fotos
 
info
 
links
 
ncrr01carr02r03calmimr05r06r07r08r09r10r11r12r13
 << October 2019 >> 
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31
Special News Editions:
English.Tagalog.Cebuano
Ilocano.Waray.Hiligaynon
Pangasinan.Other
PIA Specials:
NEW! Cabinet Officials
Jobs.Slides.Specials.Ads. Events.ASEAN.Multimedia
Visitors since 15 Feb 2011:
PIA News Archive:
English.Tagalog.Cebuano
Waray.Hiligaynon.Ilocano
Pangasinan.All
PIA Archive News Reader

PIA Press Release
2009/06/16

Capiceño wins Most Outstanding ARB for Visayas nat'l award

Roxas City (16 June) -- A Capiceño farmer has received a national award as Most Outstanding Agrarian Reform Beneficiary (ARB) for Visayas conferred by the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) last June 15 in line with the celebration of the 21st anniversary of the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP) this June.

Romulo V. Loberes has bested other nominees from the Visayas for the citation aimed at encouraging farmer beneficiaries who were awarded lands under the CARP to maximize the productivity of their land as well as become active members of cooperatives and farmers association in the community.

The 71 year old ARB from Barangay Agustin Navarra in Ivisan town was accompanied by his wife Miguela and DAR facilitator Delia Horario for the CAMMA Agrarian Reform Community in Ivisan to receive the award.

CAMMA is the acronym for barangays Cabugao, Agmalobo, Mi-anay, Malocloc Norte, Malocloc Sur, and Agustin Navarra.

DAR Public Information Officer Carlette Caldeo-Pretta said that DAR Central Office representatives conducted a thorough evaluation and actual field validation oF the nominees from the Visayas.

"The various criteria in the evaluation included among others the ARB's Agricultural Productivity for Primary Crop, Annual Farm Net Income, being up-to-date in payment of Land/Loan Amortizations, Capacity to Finance his Agricultural Production Cost, Capacity to send Children to School, and Active Participation in Cooperatives/Farmers Association within or outside the community," noted Pretta.

For her part, DAR – Provincial Agrarian Reform Officer II Regina L. Caspillo hoped that the story of success of this year's Capiceño awardee will serve as an inspiration to other farmers in the province.

Other ARBs who received the same award came from Luzon and Minadanao. (DAR/PIA/CCC/AAL) [top]

|«  prev  next  »|
DAILY NEWS LIST:
»PGMA to observe implementation of ESM initiatives in Iloilo City
»Davao Norte town submits to PGMA, P500-M proposal for aquaculture dev't
»Carmen celebrates 41st anniversary
»City of Tagum commemorates 111th anniversary of Philippine independence
»EMB to PBGEA: Strengthen measures against bio-accumulation of pesticides
»Mindanao Microfinance Council sees potential in crisis
»NARS program benefits idle local nurses
»PGMA to inaugurate the P143.5-M Las Navas bridge in Northern Samar
»Duque reports 33 more A(H1N1) cases; confirms community outbreak in one barangay in Jaen
»Bulacan elementary school suspends classes after A(H1N1) flu hits 49 students
|«  prev  next  »|

Philippine Official Gazette | Office of the President | Presidential Communications Operations Office
For comments and feedback, please email PIA Newsdesk
Copyright © 2005 Philippine Information Agency
PIA Building, Visayas Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City 1101 Philippines