Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 09:50

Researchers, scientists, engineers and other government workers in the agricultural sector of Asian countries that are members of the International Network for Water and Ecosystem in Paddy Fields (INWEPF) visited the world-famous Banaue Rice Terraces in Ifugao on November 24, 2017. 

The Banaue visit is part of the 14th INWEPF Symposium and Steering Meeting where a two-day session was earlier held at the Clark Special Economic Zone in Angeles City, Pampanga. 

The INWEPF is established in 2003 with the ultimate goal of realizing the three challenges... read more

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 Administration (NIA), Local Government Units of Lamut, Ifugao... 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 opportunity to meet and discuss with the heads of... 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 processing were conducted at New Tanglag, Tabuk City,... 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, Benguet.

“As you receive this key and the... read more