NIA-Bicol completes 3 irrigation systems; starts 2 new projects

September 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on NIA-Bicol completes 3 irrigation systems; starts 2 new projects 

By Danny O. Calleja

LEGAZPI CITY, Sept. 15 (PNA) -– After inaugurating three recently-completed irrigation projects in Camarines Sur, the regional office for Bicol of the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) based in Naga City has started two more for the completion of the coverage of over 850-hectare rice lands in the province.

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Bicol gets lower budget for irrigation as rice yield surges in last 2 years

January 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on Bicol gets lower budget for irrigation as rice yield surges in last 2 years 

By Danny O. Calleja

LEGAZPI CITY, Jan. 19 (PNA) – Government allocation for Bicol’s irrigation gets smaller every year but the regional office of the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) based in Naga City says, “it’s okay”.

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