URDANETA CITY: In 2018, big-ticket irrigation projects will commence construction in the Ilocos region that will pave the way for more service area beneficiaries. “We have several special projects in 2018 for the improvement of our irrigation projects that will also benefit farmers outside of the Ilocos region, he said. In Pangasinan, the third and last phase of the Agno River Integrated Irrigation Project called the Lower Agno River Irrigation System Improvement Project (LARISIP) will start construction next year. A pipeline project in Ilocos Norte with an estimated cost of P26.7 billion will also start next year. Irrigation projects will also benefit Gregorio Del Pilar town of Ilocos Sur.
Source: Manila Times August 24, 2017 17:06 UTC