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After 2 hearings, Mariano not worried about fate at CA

Sep 05, 2017 - 3:55 PM

Wala po talaga akong nararamdamang kaba o pag aalala says Agrarian Reform Secretary Rafael Mariano after facing the Commission on Appointments for the second time

AGRARIAN REFORM. In this file photo, Agrarian Reform Secretary Rafael Mariano attends the first hearing of the Commission on Appointments on his ad interim appointment. File photo by Lito Boras/Rappler

Graft charges filed vs DAR chief, exec over Lapanday occupation

May 19, 2017 - 3:22 PM

Lawyer Noel Oliver Punzalan accuses DAR chief Rafael Mariano and Undersecretary Luis Pañgulayan of abuse of authority when they favored Marbai farmers in the occupation of the Davao del Norte farm of Lapanday Foods Corporation

WELCOME. New Department of Agrarian Reform Secretary Rafael Mariano opens the gates to farmer-activists. Photo from DAR's Facebook page

Farmers finally occupy parts of Lapanday-managed farm

May 18, 2017 - 8:15 PM

UPDATED Agrarian Reform Secretary Rafael Mariano asks police and military to provide round the clock security for the 159 farmers lin Tagum City for two days

LAND, FINALLY. Agrarian reform authorities, on 3rd attempt, are able to place 159 farmers in the 0.79-hectare property within the Lapanday-managed farm in Tagum City, Davao del Norte, on May 18, 2017. Photo courtesy of Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas

As ordered by Duterte, DAR to install farmers on Lapanday farm

May 18, 2017 - 8:00 AM

This is the 3rd time DAR will attempt to install the farmers on the Lapanday managed farm in Tagum Davao del Norte

DIALOGUE WITH FARMERS. President Rodrigo Duterte speaks to farmers belonging to the Madaum Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Association Incorporated (Marbai) of San Isidro Farm who has picketed near Malacañang. File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Amid Lapanday 'defiance,' DAR insists farmers must get share

Apr 17, 2017 - 3:50 PM

UPDATED Agrarian Reform Secretary Rafael Mariano says his department will ensure farmer beneficiaries can peacefully take over the lands awarded to them at San Isidro Farm

INSTALLATION. Agrarian reform secretary Rafael Mariano has directed the DAR regional office in Davao to 'peacefully install' agrarian reform beneficiaries in San Isidro farm in Davao del Norte. Malacañang file photo

DAR issues cease and desist order vs Lapanday Foods

Dec 15, 2016 - 10:25 PM

The order comes after a series of reported assaults against farmer beneficiaries in a 145 hectare banana plantation

FARMER PROTECTION. Agrarian reform secretary Rafael Mariano issues a cease and desist order against Lapanda Food Corporation after a series of reported assaults against DAR farmer beneficiaries. Photo from DAR