DAR distributes 127 hectares of farmlands in CamSur
The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) said it recently distributed a total of 127 hectares of agricultural land to 90 agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) of Camarines Sur II province.
To be specific, 42 hectare land are distributed to 29 ARBs in Caramoan town, 30 hectares to 29 ARBs in Ocampo town, and 55 hectares to 32 ARBs in the municipality of Tinambac.
During the distribution rites of certificates of land ownership awards (CLOAs), DAR Bicol Regional Director Arnel S. Dizon advised the farmers to think of innovative ways to make their lands productive to produce more at the same time protecting it all the time.
“If you take care of the land, and the land will take care of you and your families,” said Dizon.
Dizon added that farmers have also a duty to look after the landscape of food production for future generations.
“Our food production contributes so much for the country’s food security,” he said.
The CLOA distribution was accompanied by orientation on support services and development programs being offered and implemented by DAR for agrarian reform areas.