DAR turns over ser­vice fa­cil­i­ties to Bo­hol farm­ers

Cebu Daily News - - COMMUNITY - /PR

The Depart­ment of Agrar­ian Re­form (DAR) turned over com­mon ser­vice fa­cil­i­ties (CSF) worth P17.5 mil­lion to the agrar­ian re­form ben­e­fi­cia­ries’ or­ga­ni­za­tions (ARBOs) in Bo­hol.

DAR-7 Re­gional Direc­tor Luis Bueno Jr. led the turnover of the five units of brand new six-wheeler truck fa­cil­i­ties on May 25, 2018.

In his mes­sage, Bueno said that the pro­vi­sion of CSF will in­crease farm pro­duc­tiv­ity and in­come of the agrar­ian re­form ben­e­fi­cia­ries (ARBs) and in­ten­sify pro­duc­tion in agri-based and other re­lated en­ter­prises.

The ARBO re­cip­i­ents were Kahug­pun­gan Sa mga Ig­soong Naglawig sa Kalam­buan Multi-Pur­pose Co­op­er­a­tive in San Miguel town, Ki­nan-oan Farm­ers Multi-Pur­pose Co­op­er­a­tive in Trinidad town, Danao Agrar­ian Re­form Co­op­er­a­tive in Danao town, Can­de­laria Mul­ti­Pur­pose Co­op­er­a­tive in Dago­hoy town, and Mantacida United Farm­ers Multi-Pur­pose Cooper- ative in Catig­bian town.

Re­gional Direc­tor Bueno, Bo­hol Pro­vin­cial Agrar­ian Re­form Pro­gram of­fi­cer Grace Fua and the of­fi­cials of ARBOs signed the mem­o­ran­dum of agree­ment dur­ing the turnover of the dump trucks.

The event was graced by the pres­ence of sec­ond district Con­gress­man Aris Au­men­tado, San Miguel Mayor Nunela Pi­nat, Ex­ec­u­tive as­sis­tant to the gov­er­nor Ariel Lun­gay in be­half of Gov. Edgar Chatto, and Engr. Archie Lun­gay from the of­fice of first district Con­gress­man Rene Re­lam­pa­gos.

Fua said the turnover of CSF was un­der the Agrar­ian Re­form Com­mu­nity Con­nec­tiv­ity Eco­nomic Sup­port Ser­vices (ARCCESS) pro­gram of DAR. The CSF will be main­tained by the ARBOs as stated in the agree­ment.

CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

Farmer ben­e­fi­cia­ries from the group Kahug­pun­gan Sa mga Ig­soong Naglawig sa Kalam­buan Multi-Pur­pose Co­op­er­a­tive in San Miguel, Bo­hol re­ceive the brand new six-wheeler truck from the DAR-7.

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