As of December 31, 2010, the agency accomplished 51% of the targeted area of 12,989 ha for generation or 6,603 ha and 79% of 248,565 ha for rehabilitation or 196,075 ha and 77% of 66,862 ha for restoration or 51,329 ha.
Irrigation Development Program for the year involved a funding requirement of P16.48 B, broken down into: P14.96 B regular budget, P0.77 B carry-over funds and P0.75 B inter-agency funds. Total available allotment was P15.93 B with cash and non-cash support of P12.48 B or 78% of the available allotment. Obligations incurred amounted to P14.11B.
The Agency now manages 212 NIS nationwide with a total service area of 751,787 ha. The total irrigated area was 1,102,394 ha broken down into 529,810 ha during the dry season (November 2009 to April 2010), 546,363 ha during the wet season (May 2010 to October 2010) and 26,221 ha for the third crop. Irrigation cropping intensity attained was 147%
|Source Institution||National Irrigation Administration|
|Place of Publication||Quezon City|
|Original Publication Date||December 31, 2010|