NIA distributes 26 pump engines to Occidental Mindoro farmers

Occidental Mindoro - National Irrigation Administration (NIA) Occidental Mindoro Irrigation Management Office (IMO) distributed 26 pump engines to farmers of Calintaan, Occidental Mindoro. Said activity was part of the turnover ceremony of Tanyag Pump Irrigation Project (PIP) held last June 24, 2016.

On behalf of Occidental Mindoro IMO Acting Division Manager Wilson M. Lopez, Sr. Irrigators Development Officer (IDO) Edwin V. Arevalo headed the distribution of engines with complete accessories. Simultaneously, the farmers gave their 30% equity counterpart for the project.

Witnessing the signing of turnover documents is Tanyag Brgy. Captain Reden Perez.

This project is a big solution to the farmers’ problem in irrigation especially during dry season. Tanyag PIP is part of the Irrigation Development Program of NIA Region IV-B particularly in Occidental Mindoro for CY 2016.