Awarding of certificate of recognition to outstanding Irrigators Associations (IAs) of Region XI under the National and
Communal Irrigation Systems herein represented by the IA Presidents of the respective association.
Lee Ryan Ember G. Datuin - Acting IDO
March 9, 2023
“When the intention is supported by effort, success follows.”
Robert Cheeke, Motivational Speaker
Through the conduct of the 12th NIA-IA Congress last March 3, 2023 at Grand Regal Hotel Davao City, NIA XI
gives recognition to the OUTSTANDING Irrigators Associations (IAs) throughout the region for successfully
sustaining the operations and maintenance of their respective IAs in spite of circumstances. Spearheaded by NIA
Acting Administrator Engr. Eddie G. Guillen along with Deputy Administrator for Admin and Finance, Mr.
Ralph Lauren A. Du, NIA XI Regional Manager Engr. Jimmy L. Apostol, and Division Managers Dexter F.
Tinapay, Larry Franada, Gil G. Valdez, and Rona B. Presto, 47 IAs under the National and Communal Irrigation
Systems were awarded certificates in acknowledgment of their continuous efforts to develop coordinated support
of all government institutions and non-government organizations, and successfully representing the interest of the
irrigation farmers progressively.
With the proactive drive of the Institutional Development Program (IDP)
Implementers of NIA XI, the activity was facilitated by IDS Chief Lani M. Sumabat together with the IDS Heads
of the region, Tony Apiag, Ma. Isabel Decio, Dennis Llorca, Christelyn Sobrecary. It was deemed a success.
This recognition helps the IAs build a sense of security and determination, motivating them to continue working hard.
It also shows them that their accomplishments are valued and their contributions to the success of their respective
associations transcend to the agency overall.
The IAs settled to their seats as Acting Administrator Eduardo Eddie G. Guillen along with Deputy Administrator for Admin and Finance Ralph Lauren A. Du and Regional Manager Jimmy L. Apostol are ushered to the front to start the program.
The list of awardees are as follows:
DAVAO DEL SUR:
1. BADAGOY IRRIGATION ASSOCIATION, INC.
2. UNITED FARMERS ASSOCIATION, INC.
3. SAN AGUSTIN RUPARAN BARANGAY IRRIGATION DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION, INC.
4. PADADA IRRIGATOR'S ASSOCIATION, INC.
5. PALAYAN NG BLAAN COMMUNAL IRRIGATION ASSOCIATION, INC.
6. LOWER MARBER IRRIGATORS SERVICE ASSOCIATION, INC.
7. ALBATANA MALABIS COMMUNAL IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
8. MABINI-BARAYONG COMMUNAL IRRIGATON ASSOCIATION, INC.
9. NEW TALISAY NEW CLARIN IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
10. KILOLOG COMMUNAL IRRIGATION ASSOCIATION, INC.
11. BANGKAL BRGY.IRRIGATION DE V'T.ASSOCIATION, INC.
12. BALA KANAPULO COMMUNAL IRRIGATION ASSN. INC.
13. LOWER MABUHAY COMMUNAL IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
14. MATTI IRRIGATORS SERVICE ASSOCIATION, INC.
15. BADOMA IRRIGATORS SERVICE ASSOCIATION, INC.
16. SAN ISIDRO-TACUL COMMUNAL IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
17. UPPER KABASAGAN IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
18. TUBOD FARMERS IRRIGATION ASSOCIATION, INC.
19. SANTO NIÑO NEW CLARIN COMMUNAL IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
20. CEBOLEY IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
21. RIZAL MARBER COMMUNAL IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
22. EMAN-MARBER FARMERS IRRIGS. SYSTEM ASSOCIATION, INC.
DAVAO DEL NORTE:
1. GRAVITY IRRIGATORS SA
2. NEW CORTEZ FARMERS IRRIGATORS SA
3. KIPALILI CONCEPTION SAGAYEN ARC
4. GABUYAN IRRIGATORS SA
5. SAN JOSE PIONEER COMMUNAL IA
6. KATIPUNAN SEMONG IRRIGATORS SA7
7. LIBUAK IRRIGATORS FARMERS & FISHHERFOLKS ASSN
8. LIMBAAN IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION
1. SALUFA IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
2. TAYTAYAN IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
3. DAPNAN-MASAO IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
4. SIGCOR IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
5. USWAG CARMEN IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
6. MANTUNAO IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
DAVAO DE ORO:
1. BATINAO CABACUNGAN, STO. NIÑO IRRIGATORS FARMERS ASSOCIATION (BACASIFIA), INC.
2. BASAK PANGUTOSAN CARP IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
3. AWAO COMMUNAL IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
4. DAUMAN IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
5. UPPER NABOC IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
6. SALVACION UNION ARC IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION (SUARCIA), INC.
7. PANTUD NABUNTURAN IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
8. TAMIA COMMUNAL IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
9. LIBASAN PRIMARY MULTI-PURPOSE COOPERATIVE
10. LINOAN MAGSAYSAY COMMUNAL IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION,INC.
11. UPPER TINGALE FARMERS IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION, INC.
For questions and/or clarifications, you may contact:
Engr. JIMMY L, APOSTOL
Regional Manager A
NIA XI Regional Office