April 15, 2021 - 3:43pm

Service areas of the Bullalayao IA which total to 45.6 hectares are patches of farmlands forming rice terraces found along the Western Kalinga-Abra Road enveloped by the towering mountains of the Cordilleras.

Tribal unity has been a choice as tradition by the Bullalayao Irrigators’ Association of Brgy. Pantikian in Balbalan, Kalinga, one of the places with the lowest crime rate in the province. The organization is composed of 50 members from Sitio Bullalayao, Palpalnus, Gunas and Pantikian Proper who belong to the Banao sub-tribe, one of the 31 sub-tribes of the ethnolinguistic cluster of Kalinga.

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March 30, 2021 - 4:49pm

Engr. C’zar Sulaik, National Irrigation Administration (NIA) Deputy Administrator for Engineering and Operations pledged full support of NIA Central Office to the ongoing irrigation projects in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR).

In a bid to gain better understanding of what is happening in the field especially in project implementation, Engr. Sulaik and Engr. Lydia S. Esguera, Manager of the Engineering Department, together with other technical personnel of Central Office, conducted inspection and validation of big-ticket projects in CAR on March 17 – 20, 2021.

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March 25, 2021 - 9:51am

Irrigation water delivery finally resumed at Upper Chico River Irrigation System (UCRIS) in Tabuk City, Kalinga on March 16, 2021, 10 a.m., three days after the emergency shutdown. Photo courtesy of NIA Kalinga IMO
The NIA-Kalinga Irrigation Management Office commends the Cordilleran Binnadang or Innabuyog (communal unity) of iKalingas which led to the immediate resumption of irrigation water delivery at the Upper Chico River Irrigation System (UCRIS) in Tabuk City, Kalinga on March 16, 2021, three days after the emergency shutdown.

According to Engr. Leonardo Lamangen, Acting Division Manager of NIA-... read more

February 19, 2021 - 2:47pm


December 14, 2020 - 6:51pm

Oliver Pa-ay, president of the DAMS Irrigators’ Association, affixes his signature in the acceptance document during the blessing and turnover of the of the Pongew Creek Alog Sablan Small Irrigation Project in Sablan, Benguet on December 4, 2020.
Sablan, Benguet—About 75 farmer-members of the DAMS Irrigators and Farmers Association in this town now have a new irrigation system for operation and maintenance after the National Irrigation Administration-CAR turned over to them the completed Pongew Creek Alog Sablan Small Irrigation Project (SIP) in Brgy. Kamog on December 4, 2020.   

Completed in May 2020, facilities... read more