August 18, 2021 - 11:06am


Tinoc, Ifugao—
Five irrigation systems in this municipality will now be operated and maintained by organized Irrigators’ Associations (IAs) after the NIA turned over these systems to them in a simple ceremony on August 12, 2021 at the Municipal Gymnasium in Poblacion, Tinoc, Ifugao.

With a total project cost of 23.3 million pesos from various funds, these completed irrigation projects are currently irrigating 96 hectares with 199 farmer-beneficiaries.

“We trust... read more

August 10, 2021 - 9:38am

NIA-CAR Engineering and Operations Division (EOD) is now headed by Engr. Ronilio M. Cervantes after a simple leadership turnover was held on August 5, 2021.
NIA-CAR Engineering and Operations Division (EOD) is now headed by Engr. Ronilio M. Cervantes after a simple leadership turnover was held on August 5, 2021.

Engr. Manuel Bustonera, the outgoing official, turned over the symbolic NIA flag and documents to the presiding officer, Regional Manager Benito Espique, Jr., who handed them over to the incoming official, Engr.... read more

August 10, 2021 - 9:34am

Presided by NIA-CAR Regional Manager, Engr. Benito T. Espique, Jr., the turnover developed per NIA Office Memorandum (OM) No. 88, s. 2021 which reassigns Engr. Bustonera as Acting Division Manager of Kalinga IMO, vice Engr. Leonardo A. Lamangen who is returning back to the regional office at the Operations, Institutional and Equipment Section per NIA OM No. 89.
NIA-Kalinga Irrigation Management Office (IMO) is now headed by Engr. Manuel B. Bustonera after the ceremonial turnover of leadership was held on August 9, 2021 at the NIA-CAR Regional Office grounds, Wangal, La Trinidad, Benguet.

Presided by NIA-CAR Regional Manager, Engr. Benito T... read more

August 6, 2021 - 9:56am

The Low-lying Irrigators' Association in Rizal, Kalinga, CY 2020 Regional Outstanding Irrigators Association under the Communal Irrigation System Category, is not spared by the 'plantdemic' and has included selling various flowers and ornamentals online into the association's strings of money-making ventures. These were planted and grown during the onset and duration of the community quarantines brought by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sometime in 2016, a typhoon blew the roofs and walls of the office of the Lowlying Irrigators’ Association in Rizal, Kalinga. With their crops, farm facilities and personal properties also greatly affected by the typhoon and... read more

July 16, 2021 - 8:33am

NIA, as implementing agency, represented by NIA-CAR Regional Manager Benito Espique, Jr. turned over the symbolic handwheel of irrigation canal steel gate to the Department of Agrarian Reform, as funding agency, represented by Chief Agrarian Reform Officer Geraldo Alcantara. The symbolic handwheel was then turned over to Jose Aniban Irrigators’ Association represented by its President, Reynaldo Wansi.
Tabuk City, Kalinga—
Members of the Irrigators’ Association of Brgy. Laya West in this town are now enjoying more abundant and more efficient flow of irrigation water with the... read more

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