The 370 farmer-beneficiaries of Pagkakaisa IA Farm in Barangay Pungo, Calumpit, Bulacan, can expect increased irrigation water flow, reduced flood risks, and higher agricultural output during the 2024 Wet Cropping Season. This was made feasible by NIA Bulacan IMO's excavation and desilting efforts in the early part of the first quarter of the year.

Covering a service area of 483 hectares, Pagkakaisa IA Farm remains a vital partner in NIA's irrigation development.

NIA Aurora-Nueva Ecija Irrigation Management Office (ANE IMO) forged a collaborative effort with the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) to implement the Tulong Panghanapbuhay sa Ating Disadvantaged/Displaced Workers (TUPAD) Program. This joint initiative aimed to address the needs of disadvantaged or displaced workers in the agricultural sector.

The primary goal of the collaboration was to provide sustainable livelihood opportunities for individuals affected by various challenges in the agricultural community. By offering... read more

On April 11-12, 2024, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), in partnership with the National Irrigation Administration (NIA), facilitated the simultaneous Orientation and Contract Signing event for 100 farmer-beneficiaries of the Tulong Panghanap-buhay sa Ating Disadvantaged/Displaced Workers (TUPAD) Program in San Luis and Casiguran, Aurora.

DOLE Aurora TUPAD Coordinator Angelo S. Gonzales commenced the Orientation, explaining the purpose of the TUPAD Program. It aims to provide short-term employment opportunities to... read more

NIA ANE IMO held the Ceremonial Signing of the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) on Rice Contract Farming on April 24, 2024 at NIA ANE IMO, Brgy. Imelda District, Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija. Carriedo Malabog IA headed by IA President Ms. Marissa D. Ferrer from Brgy. Sta. Maria, Licab, Nueva Ecija, with an initial contracted area of 7 hectares and 7 farmer-beneficiaries, participated in the said event.

Contract Farming aims to support the government’s Rice Sufficiency Program to increase palay production, improve water management... read more

NIA-CAMRIS holds its System Management Committee (SMC) Meeting, led by Acting Chief Engr. Rogelio D. Velasco, Jr. and Tarlac IMO Acting IDU Chief Owen A. Matias at Hostel Function Hall, Tarlac, Agricultural University, Camiling, Tarlac.

The SMC Meeting is part of the preparation for the upcoming Wet Cropping Season. It intends to showcase accomplishments during the previous cropping season, to discuss plans and programs, and to ensure strict implementation of the water delivery schedule and cropping calendar. It also aims to... read more

In partnership with the Philippine Crop Insurance Corporation (PCIC), NIA Bulacan IMO, headed by Division Manager Engr. Placida C. Cordero, authorized Operations and Maintenance Section Chief Engr. Ernesto L. Mapoy, Jr. to spearhead the Crop Insurance Coordination Meeting with the supervision of the NIA Region III Engineering and Operations Division on April 25, 2024, in Barangay Cansinala Covered Court, Apalit, Pampanga. The attendees of the meeting were the farmers from Cansinala Damayan ng Magpapatubig IA with the pilot area in rice... read more

Nagsagawa ng desilting activity ang mga kawani ng NIA Aurora-Nueva Ecija IMO sa kahabaan ng Disalit (CRIS) Lateral B-1 na matatagpuan sa Bayan ng San Luis, Aurora noong nakaraang April 15-19, 2024. Ang nasabing irrigation canal ay may service area na 30 ektarya at may 25 benepisyaryong magsasaka. Tuluy-tuloy ang ginagawang paglilinis ng NIA sa mga irrigation canal upang alisin ang mga basura at putik na bumabara sa daluyan ng patubig. Ito ay bahagi ng mas pinatibay na hangarin ng Ahensiya na isaayos ang daloy ng tubig patungo sa mga... read more

With the launch of Rice Contract Farming Program initiated by the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) nationwide, NIA Tarlac IMO facilitated the first signing that took place on April 17, 2024 at the Engineering Conference Room, Brgy. Jefmin, Concepcion Tarlac.

The event benefitted seven Irrigators Associations (IAs) from the Communal Irrigation System (CIS), including Sta. Monica Kabalatian IA, Lilibangan IA, Hope of the West IA, Camangan West Land Owners Farmers IA of Moncada, Castillo Farmers Settlers IA, Dungan-San... read more

The 152 farmer-beneficiaries of Ilog-Bitan IA Farm in Barangay San Isidro, San Luis, Pampanga can anticipate enhanced irrigation water flow, reduced flood hazards, and elevated agricultural output during this coming 2024 Wet Cropping Season.This was made possible with the excavation and desilting works undertaken by NIA Bulacan IMO during the early part of 1st Quarter this year. With a service area of 165 hectares, Ilog-Bitan IA Farm remains as a key partner of NIA in irrigation development.

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A Ceremonial Turnover of Firearms led by Chief Civil Security Officer Errol Bigornia, Senior Administrative Assistant Linton S. Ngo, Jr., Administrative Assistant IV Ramil Lamboloto, and Mr. Ferdinand Co, and NIA Region III Administrative and Finance Division Manager Rochelle R. Cervantes commenced today at NIA Region III Farmers Training Center, Tambubong, San Rafael, Bulacan.

The procurement of the said firearms aims to strengthen peace and security of NIA officials, employees, stakeholders, and properties inside the Regional... read more