NIA joins other agencies at Bagong Pilipinas Serbisyo Fair in Benguet

House Speaker Ferdinand Martin Romualdez leads the ceremonial turnover of two completed irrigation systems to the irrigators associations during the opening of the Bagong Pilipinas Serbisyo Fair in Benguet on April 21, 2024 at the BSU Gymnasium.  The speaker is joined by Benguet Congressman Eric Yap, Governor Melchor Diclas, DA-CAR Regional Director Jennilyn Dawayan and NIA-CAR Regional Manager Benito Espique, Jr. who turned over  the Shelpi Creek Sablan Peday-Patad Small Irrigation System (SIS) Phase 2 in Sablan, Benguet to the Suyoc, Tenekey, Angdil, Minac, Peday IA represented by its president, Gerson Domoguen, and the Legab-Kayapa Communal Irrigation System (CIS) in Bakun, Benguet to the Legab-Kayapa Indigenous Farmers and Irrigators Association represented by its president, Victor Atonen, Jr.

LA TRINIDAD, BENGUET - The National Irrigation Administration joins the Bagong Pilipinas Serbisyo Fair (BPSF) being held at the Benguet State University, April 21-22, 2024.

House Speaker Ferdinand Martin Romualdez and most members of the House of Representatives graced the opening of the BPSF in Benguet on April 21,2024 at the BSU Gymnasium.

He said the fair brings together government agencies to provide more than 300 services and initiatives that will benefit 80,000 clients. The event is in line with the aim of the administration to bring government services closer to the people.

DA-CAR officials headed by Regional Director Jennilyn Dawayan visited the NIA service booth during the Bagong Pilipinas Serbisyo Fair on April 21, 2024.

NIA Benguet Satellite Office staff entertain questions from clients at the NIA Service Booth of the Bagong Pilipinas Serbisyo Fair on April 21-22, 2024.

Among the services offered by NIA include assistance/IEC on requesting for irrigation project, irrigators’ association capability building, water permit application, irrigation clearance for land title transfwr application and jointing of high-density polyethylene (HDPE) pipe via butt fusion. NIA’s service booth is located at Room 203 of the BSU’s College of Agriculture.

NIA-CAR officials and the Irrigators’ Association leaders pose for a photo at the service of NIA-CAR during the Bagong Pilipinas Serbisyo Fair on April 21, 2024 at the BSU-College of Agriculture.

During the opening, the NIA ceremonially turned over completed irrigation systems in Benguet the its irrigators’ associations for operation and maintenance. These are the Shelpi Creek Sablan Peday-Patad Small Irrigation System (SIS) Phase 2 in Sablan, Benguet which was turned over to the Suyoc, Tenekey, Angdil, Minac, Peday IA, and the Legab-Kayapa Communal Irrigation System (CIS) in Bakun, Benguet to the Legab-Kayapa Indigenous Farmers and Irrigators Association.

Photo Caption 1: House Speaker Ferdinand Martin Romualdez leads the ceremonial turnover of two completed irrigation systems to the irrigators associations during the opening of the Bagong Pilipinas Serbisyo Fair in Benguet on April 21, 2024 at the BSU Gymnasium.  The speaker is joined by Benguet Congressman Eric Yap, Governor Melchor Diclas, DA-CAR Regional Director Jennilyn Dawayan and NIA-CAR Regional Manager Benito Espique, Jr. who turned over  the Shelpi Creek Sablan Peday-Patad Small Irrigation System (SIS) Phase 2 in Sablan, Benguet to the Suyoc, Tenekey, Angdil, Minac, Peday IA represented by its president, Gerson Domoguen, and the Legab-Kayapa Communal Irrigation System (CIS) in Bakun, Benguet to the Legab-Kayapa Indigenous Farmers and Irrigators Association represented by its president, Victor Atonen, Jr.

Photo Caption 2: DA-CAR officials headed by Regional Director Jennilyn Dawayan visited the NIA service booth during the Bagong Pilipinas Serbisyo Fair on April 21, 2024.

Photo Caption 3: NIA Benguet Satellite Office staff entertain questions from clients at the NIA Service Booth of the Bagong Pilipinas Serbisyo Fair on April 21-22, 2024.

Photo Caption 4: NIA-CAR officials and the Irrigators’ Association leaders pose for a photo at the service of NIA-CAR during the Bagong Pilipinas Serbisyo Fair on April 21, 2024 at the BSU-College of Agriculture.