The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) conducted the Two-Day Social Orientation on Sustainable Livelihood Program – Zero Hunger for Diaman Conversion Pantabangan Irrigators Association, Inc. on April 23-24, 2024 in Barangay Conversion, Pantabangan, Nueva Ecija

Mr. Cedrick Aeron V. Reyes, Ms. Irene Jane S. Tomas, and Ms. Patricia S. Calahi, DSWD Project Development Officers from DSWD Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) Nueva Ecija led the conduct of the said activity. They discussed the proper management of the... read more

As part of its ongoing collaboration with various government entities to support the agricultural community in the province, NIA Zambales IMO coordinated with DOLE for the implementation of their Tulong Panghanapbuhay sa Ating Disadvantaged/Displaced Workers (TUPAD) Program.

Through this partnership, Zambales IMO successfully secured the approval for 320 farmer-beneficiaries to participate in the program. These beneficiaries, sourced from different National Irrigation Systems (NIS) - Bucao RIS, Nayom Bayto RIS, Upper Bagsit RIS,... read more

In line with the Agency’s Contract Farming Program, NIA Region III conducts the Orientation for Agrilever Pilot Project, led by Mr. Niam Blauta and Mr. Judgie Valdellon, at NIA Region III Farmers’ Training Center, Tambubong, San Rafael, Bulacan. The said pilot project covers the provinces of Bulacan, Nueve Ecija, Tarlac, and part of Pampanga.

Agrilever is a private company that is a parallel project to Contract Farming recently being implemented by NIA. It aims to provide necessary technology and digital transformation to improve... read more

To enhance irrigation efficiency, NIA Pampanga-Bataan IMO conducted an excavation and desilting operation along the Alilao-Ambagan IA Main Canal located in Barangay Poblacion, Morong, Bataan on April 17-19, 2024.

With 90 farmer-beneficiaries, Alilao-Ambagan IA Main Canal provides vital water resources to irrigate 120 hectares of farmland in the said municipality. With the clearing of canal sediments and debris, farmers can look forward to improved water flow, mitigated risk of flooding, and increased agricultural productivity in... read more

NIA Bulacan IMO held the Ceremonial Signing of the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) on Rice Contract Farming on April 23, 2024 at NIA Region III Farmers’ Training Center, Tambubong, San Rafael, Bulacan. Cansinala Damayan ng Magpapatubig IA led by IA President Mr. Edilberto Salvador from Cansinala, Apalit, Pampanga, with an initial contracted area of 396.11 hectares and 233 farmer-beneficiaries, participated in the said event.

Contract Farming aims to support the Government’s Rice Sufficiency Program, to increase palay production, to... read more

Nagsagawa ng isang pagpupulong ang NIA Tarlac IMO kasama ang Kilusang Magsasaka ng Sta. Lucia para sa Patubig FIA at Bayung Bueno IA upang talakayin ang programang “Contract Farming”. Ang Contract Farming ay isang programa ng NIA na naglalayong mas matulungan pa ang ating mga kasamahang magsasaka sa kanilang pagtatanim, magkaroon ng mas masaganang ani, at mas maiangat ang antas ng pamumuhay ng mga magsasaka. Layunin din ng programang ito na mas mapababa ang presyo ng bigas sa pamilihan.

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In partnership with DOLE’s Tulong Panghanapbuhay sa Ating Disadvantaged/Displaced Workers (TUPAD), NIA Tarlac IMO conducted the Orientation and Contract Signing for 100 farmer-beneficiaries from IAs in the Municipality of Mayantoc, Santa Ignacia, and Camiling, Tarlac on March 27, 2024 at NIA CAMRIS Malacampa, Camiling, Tarlac.

The farmers of NIA CAMRIS are given additional income other than farming as they are temporarily hired to work for a maximum of eight hours per day for 10 days to earn a daily wage of P500.00. They were... read more

NIA Region III's 'Phone Stand for a Cause Outreach Program' brings joy to the residents of the DSWD Regional Home for Girls in Barangay Singalat, Palayan City, Nueva Ecija. The generous proceeds, donated by dedicated employees, are thoughtfully allocated to enhance the overall well-being and support empowerment initiatives tailored to uplift the lives of the facility's residents.

This initiative is spearheaded by NIA OIC-Deputy Administrator for the Engineering and Operations Sector and concurrent NIA Region III Regional Manager... read more

With the objective of providing insights about the step-by-step process and essential factors involved in conducting in-house detailed engineering design of embankment dams, NIA OIC-Deputy Administrator for Engineering and Operations Sector and Concurrent NIA Region III Regional Manager Engr. Josephine B. Salazar leads the conduct of In-House Skills Development Training for Detailed Engineering Design of Embankment Dam on April 15-20, 2024 at NIA Region III Farmers' Training Center, Tambubong, San Rafael, Bulacan.

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On April 15, 2024, NIA OIC-Deputy Administrator for Engineering and Operations Sector and concurrent NIA Region III Regional Manager Engr. Josephine B. Salazar convened with Bulacan 3rd District Representative Hon. Lorna C. Silverio and the officers/members of Malapajo Farmers Irrigators Association (Malapajo FIA) to discuss important matters, such as assistance for irrigation canal, exploration of new water source for irrigation, and system management.

Located at Sitio Malapajo, Brgy. Sta Rita (Bata), San Miguel, Bulacan,... read more