DOST-FPRDI LAUNCHES RUBBERWOOD PROCESSING PLANT IN ZAMBOANGA SIBUGAY Posted: Tuesday, November 13, 2018 A processing plant designed to convert old and unproductive rubberwood trees into high-value products was launched in Naga, Zamboanga Sibugay last 05 November 2018. DOST Secretary Fortunato T. Dela Peña led the inaugural ceremonies which was attended by heads of the stakeholder-agencies, including DOST-FPRDI Director Dr. Romulo T. Aggangan, DOST Undersecretary for Scientific and Technical Services Dr. Carol M. Yorobe, DOST-IX Director Martin A. Wee, Chairman Petronilo G. Licudan of the Tambanan Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Cooperative (TARBEMCO), Naga Mayor Rino O. Delos Reyes and Engr. Romel Duran from the Office of the Governor of Zamboanga Sibugay.
L-R: Rev. Fr. Francisco G. Baguio, Undersecretary Carol M. Yorobe, Mayor Rino O. Delos Reyes, Secretary Fortunato T. Del...read full story
DOST-PCAARRD Exec keynotes ZamPen Native Chicken FIESTA Posted: Tuesday, July 10, 2018
DOST-PCAARRD Acting Executive Director Reynaldo V. Ebora shares his visions for the AANR sectors through the keynote speech (Image credit: Paul Jersey G. Leron, Applied Communication Division (ACD), PCAARRD)
Dr. Reynaldo V. Ebora, Acting Executive Director of the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resource Research and Development, Department of Science and Technology (DOST-PCAARRD), gave one of the keynote messages on the occasion of the ZamPen Native Chicken Farms and Industry Encounters through the Science and Technology Agenda (FIESTA).
Held at the Social Hall of the Western Mindanao State University (WMSU), the two-day event (July 10-11), is spearheaded by the Western Mindanao Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development Cons...read full story