Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 09:10

Members of the Tripartite Committee sign the MOA on the operation and maintenance of the Hapid Irrigation System. (from left to right) SB Napoleon Belingon, Committee on Agriculture of LGU Lamut; Mr. Salvador Balmores.Wagufi Fed. Pres.; Atty. Mariano Buyagawan, Jr.-Municipal Mayor  and Engr. Benito Espique, Jr., Acting Regionl Manager NIA-CAR

Lamut, Ifugao – To strengthen the partnership of National Irrigation... read more

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 08:53

La Trinidad, Benguet—National Irrigation Administration’s   top official urges NIA-CAR officials on Tuesday, November 14, to persevere in solving problems that beset ongoing irrigation projects. 

While everyone takes a non-working holiday to give way to activities related to the 31st ASEAN Summit, the top officials of NIA including BGen Abraham Bagasin (Ret), NIA Senior Deputy Administrator, and MGen Romeo Gan (Ret), NIA Deputy Administrator for Administrative and Finance, took the... read more

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 08:32

Thirty-three members of the project affected households of the Upper Chico River Irrigation System (UCRIS) are now more ready and have gained more self-reliance to embark on their own livelihood endeavors after attending the series of trainings as part of the Livelihood Assistance Program for the project affected people (PAP) . 

The livelihood trainings are Cosmetology and Coconut Oil and Milk Curd Processing and Packaging conducted on July 26-29, 2017 at Las Vegas Hotel, Training & Convention Center in Dagupan, Tabuk City, Kalinga. On July 31, 2017, the actual demonstration on coconut oil and milk curd... read more

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 11:58

Engr. Benito T. Espique, Jr. is the newly designated Acting Regional Manager of the National Irrigation Administration-Cordillera Administrative Region (NIA-CAR) as per NIA Office Memorandum No. 55 effective August 1, 2017. This is relative to the retirement of Engr. John Socalo, outgoing regional manager of NIA-CAR, who turned 65 on August 4, 2017.

To signal this change of leadership, a simple management turnover ceremony was held on July 27 at the NIA Cordillera Farmers’ Training Hall, Wangal, La Trinidad... read more

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 11:59

President Rodrigo Duterte’s promise of free irrigation service for farmers started this year.

This developed as P2 billion was provided in the budget of NIA in the General Appropriations Act of 2017 or RA 10924 as subsidy in lieu of the irrigation service fees (ISF) being collected from farmers being... read more