Quantcast
Latest Stories
Home » Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) You are browsing entries tagged with “Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR)”

Half of Luisita tillers now have own farms

By

More than half of 6,212 farm workers have been installed as landowners in Hacienda Luisita, a vast sugar estate in Tarlac province on which the family of President Aquino lost control after the Supreme Court favored ownership by tillers in a landmark decision in 2012.

Posted: March 24th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Landless farmers picket DAR office

Workers load newly harvested sugarcane stalks in Barangay Mabilog in Concepcion town, Tarlac province. The area is part of Hacienda Luisita. INQUIRER  FILE PHOTO

Dozens of landless farmers picketed the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) on Thursday to call attention to the slowness and ineffectiveness of the agency in implementing land reform before the June 30 deadline.

Posted: February 7th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

DAR employees ask: Why deposit storm donations in private account?

By
Agrarian Reform Secretary Virgilio de los Reyes. Photo from www.dar.gov.ph/

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) is asking its employees to help their colleagues in areas affected by Supertyphoon “Yolanda” by depositing donations to the personal bank account of Secretary Virgilio de los Reyes’ right-hand man.

Posted: November 18th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Gov’t to help Luisita farmers boost production

By
DAR_Logo

Farm workers who are poised to receive parcels of land from the Hacienda Luisita sugar estate may avail themselves of support services from government agencies to boost their productivity, the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) said Thursday.

Posted: May 24th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

’Twas fiesta, Christmas in whole Bondoc Peninsula

By

It was a fiesta, Christmas and New Year rolled into one in several villages of the Bondoc Peninsula in Quezon province on Wednesday after the farmers there received their certificates of land ownership under the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP).

Posted: February 8th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

DAR installs 13 farmers in Negros

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in Negros Oriental Province has installed the 13 farmer-beneficiaries to a 10.6-hectare landholding formerly owned by Trison’s Development Corp. in San Jose town, Negros Oriental.

Posted: July 19th, 2012 in CDN - Community,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

DAR Cebu plants trees to mark Carper

IN celebration of the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program Extension with Reforms (Carper) anniversary, the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Cebu provincial office will hold a tree planting today in Carcar City, southern Cebu.

Posted: June 19th, 2012 in CDN - Community,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

DAR Cebu, NegOr state university ink deal

THE Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Cebu provincial office has partnered with the Negros Oriental State University (Norsu) for the conduct of agrarian reform community connectivity and economic support services (Arccess) project that will benefit 258 sugarcane farmers in Medellin and Bogo towns in northern Cebu and 780 rice farmers in Toledo City and the towns of Asturias and Pinamungajan in southwest Cebu.

Posted: May 8th, 2012 in CDN - Community,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

DAR to install farmer beneficiaries in Tabogon

A TOTAL of 33 Tabogon farmers will be installed in the landholdings of Mendy Agricultural Development Corp. and ASPAC Rural Bank. The landholdings of Mendy Agricultural Development in barangay Mabuli, Tabogon have a total area of 16.7759 hectares, while that of ASPAC Rural Bank in barangays Manlagtang and Managase involve 14.7932 hectares. Both landholdings are [...]

Posted: December 7th, 2011 in CDN - Community,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

DAR chief: We’re ready to distribute the land

By ,

Agrarian Reform Secretary Virgilio delos Reyes on Thursday said he was prepared to distribute Hacienda Luisita to its workers once the Supreme Court decision ordering this becomes final.

Posted: November 25th, 2011 in Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Supreme Court orders vote on Hacienda Luisita

By
FIELD OF DREAMS Benigno Palad, 61, tends to his sugarcane field at Hacienda Luisita while waiting for the Supreme Court’s decision on the final disposition of the estate. RAFFY LERMA

The hope that there would be land for farmers of Hacienda Luisita Inc. (HLI) will have to be put to a vote yet again. The farmers will again have to choose whether they want to have their own land or shares of stocks in the hacienda owned by the family of President Benigno Aquino III, [...]

Posted: July 6th, 2011 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Hacienda Luisita farmers disappointed over SC ruling

MANILA, Philippines – Hacienda Luisita farmers expressed disappointment over the Supreme Court’s decision allowing them to choose between stock distribution or land distribution in their ownership of the sugar plantation, according to a statement they issued Tuesday, shortly after the high court released its ruling.

Posted: July 5th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

SC gives Luisita farmers 2 options: Stock or land

By

Farmers of Hacienda Luisita can either opt for stock distribution or land distribution, the Supreme Court has ruled.

Posted: July 5th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Advertisement
  1. 12 senators on Napoles ‘pork’ list, says Lacson
  2. Save the queen? Aide takes fall for Enrile, Gigi Reyes
  3. Palace prepared to charge its allies
  4. Senator’s kickback from pork bigger than those of Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – Lacson
  5. Napoles turnaround alarms whistle-blowers
  6. What Went Before: Malacañang allies alleged involvement in pork scam
  7. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima
  8. Timeline: Napoles tell-all
  9. HK apology: Why Estrada and not Aquino?
  10. Cedric Lee’s cohort flies out of PH despite look-out order – De Lima
  1. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima
  2. Gigi Reyes pins blame on aide
  3. Estrada: Gigi Reyes won’t testify vs JPE
  4. Bernice Lee arrested by NBI team
  5. Enrile chief aide back in PH ‘to face charges’
  6. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  7. Suspect in Vhong Navarro’s mauling wants to turn state witness – De Lima
  8. Reckless driver endangered lives of Aquino, entourage–report
  9. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  10. Henares on Pacquiao bashing: I did not start this
  1. KL confirms Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 ended in Indian Ocean
  2. MRT passengers pass the hat for 6-year-old Ashley
  3. Rookie, lady cops lauded for quick response to MOA heist
  4. Malaysia averts another air tragedy; pilot lands troubled plane safely
  5. Revilla says he was joking; Lacson stands by his story
  6. Revilla ‘consulted’ Lacson on how he evaded arrest
  7. Cudia, dismissed for lying, got 99% in conduct
  8. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  9. Hammer-wielding robbers cause chaos at Philippines’ Mall of Asia
  10. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima

News

  • Drilon denies involvement in pork scam
  • Complex health care system for California’s elderly and poor explained
  • Malang the croc must regain strength before return to swamp, says mayor
  • Palace: Lacson’s version of Napoles testimony to be evaluated
  • Scientists eye iceberg bigger than Guam
  • Sports

  • Promoters Dela Hoya, Arum in talks for Pacquiao-Alvarez—report
  • Benzema guides Madrid to 1-0 win over Bayern
  • Suns’ Goran Dragic win NBA’s Most Improved Player award
  • Heat go up 2-0, hold off Bobcats 101-97
  • Ronaldo shakes off injury fears to play Bayern
  • Lifestyle

  • Gongs and southern dances star in a workshop at San Francisco Bayanihan Center
  • This woman ate what?
  • Photos explore dynamics of youths’ sexual identity
  • 12th Philippine Food Expo set at the World Trade Center
  • No tourist draw, Malang the croc will remain wild
  • Entertainment

  • Smithsonian wants photos, videos for ‘Day in the Life of Asian Pacific Americans’
  • What Garcia Marquez left behind
  • Has Ai Ai fallen deeply with ‘sireno?’
  • Sony developing live-action Barbie comedy
  • California court won’t review Jackson doctor case
  • Business

  • Metro Pacific acquires stake in Victorias
  • How ‘one percent’ economic elite was uncovered
  • Facebook profits triple as mobile soars
  • Insular Honors Sales Performers at Testimonial Rites
  • Apple increases stock buyback, will split stock
  • Technology

  • Enrile in Masters of the Universe, Lord of the Rings?
  • Top Traits of Digital Marketers
  • No truth to viral no-visa ‘chronicles’
  • ‘Unlimited’ Internet promos not really limitless; lawmakers call for probe
  • Viber releases new design for iPhone, comes to Blackberry 10 for the first time
  • Opinion

  • Editorial cartoon, April 24, 2014
  • Talking to Janet
  • Respite
  • Bucket list
  • JPII in 1981: walking a tightrope
  • Global Nation

  • Obama to visit Filipino soldiers in Fort Bonifacio
  • Fil-Am youth conferences unite under one theme
  • Embassy advisory: Filipinos still need visas to enter US
  • No travel restriction to Mideast, DFA clarifies
  • PH-HK relations repaired, but families of victims still being courted
  • Marketplace
    Advertisement