Latest S&T News in REGION 6

Paggawa ng makinarya para sa pagproseso ng 'herbal teas' maisasakatuparan na
Posted: Thursday, May 10, 2018
Ang Iloilo Science and Technology University (ISaTU) ay gagawa ng ‘programmable' na ‘dehydrator machine' para sa ‘herbal teas' sa ilalim ng proyektong, "Design and Development of a Programmable Dehydrator Machine for Herbal Tea Materials." Ang proyektong ito ay inaprubahan kamakailan ng Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development ng Department of Science and Technology (DOST-PCAARRD).  Layunin nito na matugunan ang pangangailangan ng mga lokal na pagawaan ng tsaa para sa angkop na kagamitan at kaalaman sa pagpoproseso ng ‘herbal tea.'  Nagiging popular ang ‘herbal tea' ngayon lalo na sa mga Pilipino na nagpapahalaga sa kanilang kalusugan. Gayunpaman, upang lubusang makinabang sa benepisyo sa kalusugan ng ‘herbal tea,' kinakailang...   read full story

DOST: Better R&D outputs at the local level
Posted: Saturday, April 14, 2018
NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, Apr. 13 (PIA) -- The recently concluded Regional Scientific Meeting (RSM) in Bacolod City, which gathered researchers and scientists in Visayas, is expected to generate quality research and development (R&D) outputs at the local level.   During the RSM press conference, Department of Science and Technology (DOST 6) regional director Rowen Gelonga expressed that the activity is an engaging way for the local researchers to interact with national scientists and academicians to establish better collaboration with them.   "What we expect is that after this event and series of events that we are going to have, we can now actually (have) better R&D outputs at the local level because we are linking with our scientists and researchers based on areas outsid...   read full story

DOST-PCHRD provides fund for thesis grant
Posted: Friday, March 16, 2018
ILOILO CITY, March 15 (PIA6) -- The Department of Science and Technology- Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (DOST-PCHRD) has make funding available to undergraduate students who h...   read full story

PHIVOLCS inaugurates newest seismic station in Ibajay
Posted: Wednesday, March 07, 2018
KALIBO, Aklan, 6 March (PIA6) --  The Department of Science and Technology – Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (DOST-PHIVOLCS) recently inaugurated its second newest seismic stat...   read full story

DOST-PHIVOLCS to inaugurate seismic station in Aklan
Posted: Monday, February 12, 2018
KALIBO, Aklan, Feb. 10 (PIA6) -- The Department of Science and Technology – Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (DOST-PHIVOLCS) will inaugurate the Ibajay Seismic Station in Ibajay, Akl...   read full story

Aklan State University finishes research to purify native chicken
Posted: Monday, February 05, 2018
MANILA -- Aklan State University has just finished its research on purifying the nutritious and healthier Darag native chicken lines, a Department of Science and Technology (DOST) official said. Acco...   read full story

DOST to LGUs: Invest in DRRM facilities
Posted: Tuesday, January 23, 2018
ILOILO CITY, 22 Jan (PIA6) -- The Department of Science and Technology-6 (DOST) said that it is hoping the local government units will be investing more in disaster risk reduction and management with ...   read full story

FNRI: tomatoes are healthy, prevents cancer
Posted: Saturday, January 20, 2018
NEGROS OCC.,  Jan. 18 (PIA6) -- The Food and Nutrition Research lnstitute  (FNRI)  is urging Filipinos to eat tomatoes as it is nutritious. The vegetable is also believed to prevent pr...   read full story