Carper vs Carp

2839 Words Oct 3rd, 2011 12 Pages
Batangas State University
College of Engineering, Architecture, Fine Arts and Computing Sciences
Civil Engineering Department

CARP vs. CARPER
Which is Better?

Submitted By:
Briñosa, Hennah Angelique G.
Macatangay, Maricar
CE 3102

Submitted To:
Mr. Zoilo
Instructor

October 11, 2011
TABLE OF CONTENT

Introduction
Issues / Problems
Objective of the Study
Content:
A. Definition
B. Comparison
a. CARPER better than CARP
b. CARPER worse than CARP
C. Researchers’ Insight
Conclusion
Recommendations
Bibliography

INTRODUCTION The Philippine lands are usually used for agrarian purposes. Being a tropical country, it is expected that the weather and nutritious soil are designed as if to grow crops for bountiful meals alone. The Filipinos are
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The agrarian system in Philippines followed a feudalistic approach. The implementation of Agrarian reforms proceeded at a very slow pace. This was due to the lack of political will. The redistribution of land was also very slow. As a consequence, a large amount of agrarian land in Philippines was converted to industrial land (http://www.economywatch.com/agrarian/law/comprehensive.html).
Even though CARP is designed to enhance the agrarian industry, there are some reactions from farmers, organizations, and even students who noticed the drawbacks of the mentioned program. According to Pambansang Kilusan ng Mga Samahang Magsasaka (PAKISAMA), Inc., “exemptions were made to large commercial farms, lands that were converted to other uses, and worse of all, provisions were made for non-redistributive methods such as leaseback arrangements and stock distribution options. It was a testament to the longevity of the same traditional interests that were able to e-assert not just a presence but an influence that was so palpable after the EDSA revolution. Still CARP was a departure from previous agrarian reform programs in that 1. All agricultural lands are covered, 2. it includes a program of support for program beneficiaries, 3. Retention limits for landowners were reduced to five hectares, 4. Provides provisions for landowner compensation and, 5.

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