SCIENCE CITY OF MUÑOZ— With the objective of improving and developing the knowledge products of its member-agencies, the Central Luzon Agriculture, Aquatic and Resources Research and Development Consortium (CLAARRDEC) conducted a seminar-workshop on different communication platforms at Central Luzon State University, July 5-7, 2017. The workshop, which highlighted news writing, feature writing, radio broadcasting, basic photography, and lay-outing was attended by 26 participants comin
Atty. Amor Deloso bared in his 1st anniversary celebration as the governor of Zambales that there will be number of infrastructure projects, mainly the improvement and widening of roads to give Zambales an upgrade for its local tourism, held last July 1, 2017 at Iba, Zambales Capitol Park.
Deloso gave stakeholders in the tourism industry something to be happy about. The said projects will surely boost accessibility to various tourist spots, leisure and establishments. He said t
A total of 344 units of Farm were granted (zero equity) to 120 Farmers Organization at Department of Agriculture-ROS, Paraiso, Tarlac, Last June 21, 2017. These farm machineries were funded by the Department of Agriculture-Regional Office. It was claimed as “The Biggest”, so far, in the history of the province as stated by Governor Susan A. Yap.
This program aims “To Attain Rice Sufficiency Thru; increase crop yield, increase cropping intensity, reduce crop post producti
The Department of Agriculture (DA) in partnership with Provincial Government of Nueva Ecija (PGNE) granted agricultural machinery in June, 2017, this is in line with the 2017 Rice Mechanization program of the Department. Awarding of certificates for 2017 Rice Mechanization was facilitated by Gov. Cherry Umali, Mr. Serafin Santos - Provincial Agriculturist, Mr. Fernando Guintu – Agricultural Program Coordinator at Agri-Pinoy Trading Center (APTC) in Caalibangbangan, Cabanatuan City.
The Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) and the Provincial Government of Bulacan (PGB) conducted a forum on June 15, 2017 at Bulacan Agricultural State College (BASC).
The highlights of the event were the conduct of the technical briefing on coconut production and farm management as well as ceremonial distribution of coconut seedlings. A total of 100 coconut seedlings were distributed for selected farmers during the forum.
To implement the CSDP, a memorandum of agreemen
The Department of Agriculture Chief, Emmanuel Piñol said that he will be awarding 100 Million for agriculture budget for the Province of Bataan in a Farmers and Fisherfolks Forum held on tuesday, June 20, 2017 at Batangas II, Mariveles, Bataan.
“Kung sa ibang lugar nga 50 M ang binibigay ko sa Bataan pa kaya?” said Sec. Pinol. In the said Forum the leaders of organizations of farmers and fisherfolks had given a chance to voice out their problems and needs in their organiza
CLSU researchers bagged two awards at the 2017 National Symposium on Agriculture, Aquatic Resources Research and Development (NSAARRD) held at the PCAARRD- headquaters, Los Banos Laguna on June 27, 2017. The NSAARRD award had two categories: Research and Development.
For Research Category, “Innovative Feed Supplements and Feeding Schemes for Increase Goat Productivity” by Dr. Edgar A. Orden, Emilio M. Cruz, Lolito C. Bestil and Neal A. Del Rosario, garnered the third place f
CLSU participates in State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) Product Fair on May 15-19, 2017, this is in line with the celebration of the Commission on Higher Education’s (CHED) 23th Anniversary held in HEDC Building, CP Garcia Avenue, Diliman Quezon City.
The product fair was launched by the Commission in partnership with the Philippine Association of State Universities and Colleges (PASUC), in consonance with the Commission’s mandate to assist the SUC’s in showcasing their
San Marcelino, Zambales - Twenty researchers participated in the seminar – workshop titled “Assessment of Productivity Enhancement Measures (PEMs) on Mango Trees in Central Luzon” at Organic Mango Center, Ramon Magsaysay Technological University (RMTU – SM) San Marcelino campus on July 3, 2017.
The objectives of seminar –workshop were to address the issues on unproductive tress and to make a counter measures on productivity enhancement particularly in region 3.
Pampanga State Agricultural University (PSAU) innovates new methods and technologies to address environmental degradation in municipalities of Pampanga.
Research, Extension, and Training (RET) Office introduced sustainable bamboo propagation and shoot production that effectively reduce soil erosion and deforestation. In addition, these technologies were generated for the assurance of having continuous production of bamboo seedlings with high survivability and more economic bene
In celebration of the Philippine Environment Month, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Region 3 (BFAR 3) released 1.2 Million Blue Swimming Crab megalopa on June 28, 2017 at Sitio Puntian, Brgy. Zabali, Baler, Aurora. Blue Swimming Crab (Portunus pelagicus) or “alimasag” is a commercially important seafood commodity in the country. But the rate at which it is harvested far exceeds its natural capacity to replenish its population leading to its decline. As part of the Bureau
Bulacan Agricultural State College (BASC) in partnership with Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Agricultural Researches conducted a three-day planning workshop and technology forum for Aerobic Rice Technology (ART) held on May 31-June 2, 2017 at Tarlac City.
The first two days featured the planning-workshop led by Dr. Josie A. Valdez, project leader, wherein the significant results and new development on ART as a package of technology (POT) were presented to the different proje
To equip the Agricultural Extension Workers (AEWs) in Bulacan on the concept of Good Agricultural Practices (GAP), Bulacan Agricultural State College (BASC) in partnership with Agricultural Training Institute- Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC) conducted a three-day “Training Course on Philippine National Standard: GAP for Fruits and Vegetables“ on June 20-22, 2017 at BASC Farmer’s Training Center, Pinaod, San Ildefonso, Bulacan.
A pool of BASC experts composed of Dr. Josie
In line with the promotion of Organic Agriculture Act of 2010 (RA 10068), the Aurora State College of Technology (ASCOT), Agricultural Training Institute- Regional Training Center (ATI-RTC III) and the Department of Agriculture (DA) launched the first Farmers’ Livestock School (FLS) on Natural Pig Farming in Barangay 04, San Luis, Aurora on 07 April 2017.
Mark Vincent Padilla, ASCOT research coordinator, said the pig raising system is designed to enable pigs to carry out core