Acting Regional Manager Jaime C. De Jesus, visited the Bukid Integrated Farmers Association in Brgy. Bukid, Las Navas, Northern Samar

The NIA Region VIII, spearheaded by its Acting Regional Manager Jaime C. De Jesus, visited the Bukid Integrated Farmers Association in Brgy. Bukid, Las Navas, Northern Samar on September 13, 2023.

The visit primarily intends to discuss with the farmers on the request for Solar Powered Irrigation System with 150 hectares possible service area and 50 farmer beneficiaries.

The farmers affirmed to have one (1) cropping season in a year for their rainfed ricefields/area. Hence, they are seeking for irrigation system to increase their yield and to contribute to the sustainable farming in the province.

The farmers expressed their acceptance and support for the implementation of this future project, including its right-of-way and any preparation activities.

The NIA is looking forward to this development in support to the thrust of alleviating the lives of our Filipino farmers and attainment of their optimun satisfaction.

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