March 11, 2020 - 4:46pm

Laya West CIP diversion weir

The National Irrigation Administration-Kalinga Irrigation Management Office (NIA-KIMO) successfully turned over the Laya West Communal Irrigation Project (CIP) to the Jose Anniban Farmers Irrigators Association, Inc. thru a simple turnover ceremony on December 19, 2019.

The Laya West CIP (Phase 1) located at Laya West, Tabuk City, Kalinga is an inter- agency project which was funded under Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program- Irrigation Component (CARP- IC) CY 2019 with a total project cost... read more

March 11, 2020 - 4:41pm

Multi-purpose. Irrigation water from the Tabuk Supply Canal 1 of Upper Chico River Irrigation System (UCRIS) in Tabuk City, Kalinga passes through the penstock pipe and turbines of Bulanao Hydroelectric Power Plant (BHEPP) generating about .800 megawatt of power then redirected to the irrigation canal towards the ricefields.

Reduces electricity rates. Improves power quality. Aids distribution utility to comply with energy law.

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March 11, 2020 - 4:37pm

Corewall and intake of the West Apayao Abulug Irrigation System in Apayao Province  #Photo courtesy of Apayao IMO

National Irrigation Administration helps very much in agriculture, the main source of food.  Amidst the challenges the agency is facing nowadays, NIA celebrated its 56th founding anniversary on June 21, 2019. This shows positive changes as we embrace modernization and proves that the agency is still strong providing its best to contribute to nation-building.

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March 11, 2020 - 4:32pm

Ms. Paulita P. Yagyagan (first from right) and Engr. Godofredo B. Velaque (fourth from left), Head of Benguet Satellite Office together with the members of the organized irrigators’ associations of Pongayan take photo ops during the the turn-over ceremony of the Pongayan CIS and Central Liko CIS on October 19, 2019

Kapangan, Benguet—National Irrigation Administration turned over two irrigation projects to duly organized Irrigators’ Associations in this town’s Brgy. Pongayan during its barangay assembly on October 19, 2019.... read more

March 11, 2020 - 4:26pm

NIA-CAR employees headed by Regional Manager, Engr. Benito T. Espique, Jr. (inset), participate in the First NIA Nationwide Bloodletting activity on December 9, 2019. 

 National Irrigation Administration (NIA) conducted the first synchronized blood-letting activity December 9, 2019 in celebration of the birthday of its top official, NIA Administrator, Gen Ricardo R Visaya (Ret) whose birthday is on December 8.

With the theme “Dugtong Buhay ni Bong”, regional offices and project offices harmoniously performed the blood-letting activity in their respective offices celebrating the 59th birthday of Administrator Visaya.... read more