Assistant Provincial Agriculturist Elias V. Sandig visits DUROG IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, the Outstanding SWISA of the Philippines.


Durog Irrigator’s Association of the Municipality of Miagao is declared as the Most Outstanding Small Water Irrigation System in the country by the Bureau of Soils and Water Management, Department of Agriculture.

The achievement of the association is made possible through the support of the municipal government under the leadership of Mayor Macario N. Napulan, MD., as well as the efforts of Ms. Frea Monsale and staff of Municipal Agriculture Office and the Durog IA President Mrs. Fe Rem Niñofranco and members.

The association was recognized for its outstanding performance on project implementation, operation and maintenance of irrigation systems that lead to higher rice production, and increase of income of farmer members.

Durog IA will receive a grant of Php 1 million worth of projects, particularly for the procurement of needed farm equipment.