PLANT, PLANT, PLANT.
The threat of the novel virus has not dampened the spirit of our farmers to tend to their crops and to provide the much needed food essentials to every Filipino household in Mindanao. NIA Region 10 is also resilient in our delivery of services with a total of 41,007 hectares of irrigated lands for this cropping season. This has benefitted 39,080 farmers and ensured continued agricultural productivity.
Bukidnon IMO Operations and Maintenance Personnel conducted canal clearing and water level monitoring activities on April 1-3, 2020 to ensure efficient water delivery such as:
1. Repair of Drainage Canal at the downstream portion of Lat-1 at Batangan, Valencia City.
2. Repaired the cable of the lifting mechanism at the South Main Canal Intake Gate.
3. Opening of sluice way during the scheduled water cut off at the South Main Canal intake gate.
"We aim not for Perfection but for Excellence." as stated by the Regional Manager Constancio G. Bana-ay, Jr. during the Regional Review and Planning Workshop on January 29-31, 2020 at the Harbor Lights Hotel, Old Road Gusa, Cagayan de Oro City.
The Regional Review and Planning Workshop is a direction setting and commitment event that aims to improve the office annual performance for 2020.
The Employees of NIA Region 10 headed by Regional Manager Constancio G. Bana-ay, Jr. greeted Happy Birthday to Administrator Gen Ricardo “Bong” R Visaya (Ret). In line with the Birthday Celebration of the Administrator is a simultaneous nationwide Bloodletting Activity with a theme “Dugtong Buhay ni Bong” on December 9, 2019.
Regional Manager Engr. Ali S. Satol attended the Bukidnon National-Communal Federation of Irrigators Association (BUNACOFIA) General Assembly Meeting held at Bukidnon Irrigation Management Office, Bagontaas, Valencia City on September 13, 2017.
Irrigation Management Transfer is the doorway for a better improvement in the operation and maintenance of the systems and similarly increases the income due to higher productions. It also contributes to the physical and financial viability of the system.
Valencia City, Bukidnon - With the thrust to maximize full utilization of irrigation water supplies and to cushion the impact of El Niῆo phenomenon, the Bukidnon-Irrigation Management Office (BUK-IMO) has adopted the zoning of areas to have a timely, adequate and equitable distribution of irrigation water among farmers. This scheme will help farmers in keeping astride with their crop production, thus increasing cropping intensity and farmer’s income.