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March 31, 2022 - 9:44am
LA TRINIDAD, BENGUET – The National Irrigation Administration (NIA) starts implementation of 202 irrigation projects with a total cost of 1.96 billion pesos all over the region this March.
According to Engr. Benito Espique, Jr., regional manager of NIA-Cordillera Administrative Region, the agency already received most... read more
March 29, 2022 - 1:15pm
TUBA, BENGUET – The Taloy Sur Irrigators’ Association (IA) of Brgy. Taloy Sur is now the owner-operator of a Model Farm after the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) turned over the facility for operation and maintenance in a simple... read more
March 16, 2022 - 5:29pm
Irrigation water cut-off will be implemented in all of the four National Irrigation Systems (NIS) in the region after this dry cropping season.
According to Engr. Benito Espique, Jr. NIA-CAR regional manager, irrigation cut-off at the NISs in CAR will facilitate the implementation of the programmed projects for the repair, restoration and improvement activities to address the wear and... read more
March 11, 2022 - 8:31am
Large ranges of mountains that host grand forests. Sharp ridges on which heart-stopping highway systems were built. Mountain peaks on which picturesque seas of clouds amaze locals and tourists alike.
Such were the usual sights when passing through the challenging roads of the Cordillera, especially along the 150-kilometre stretch of the Halsema Highway, traversing twelve municipalities of Benguet and Mountain Province.
With this rolling and mountainous topography, just like the world-famous rice terraces, it is always a wonder for tourists and visitors who pass by Halsema Highway’s terraces of agricultural areas how these are cultivated and irrigated for crop production.
CAR’s irrigation systems
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