Latest S&T News in REGION 1

DOST LAUNCHED PH STANDARD TIME IN ALAMINOS
Posted: Wednesday, October 24, 2018
  Pursuant to Republic Act No. 10535 or the Philippine Standard Time (PST) Act of 2013, the Department of Science and Technology in Region 1 (DOST 1), together with the local government of Alaminos City, Pangasinan officially switch on the Philippine Standard Time device at Alaminos City Hall on September 18, 2018. The PhST, one of the advocacies of DOST known as Juan Time aimed to synchronize time nationwide and likewise an information campaign about the value of time and the need to respect the time of others. The law requires all national and local government offices to display PhST devices in accordance with the official time provided by the DOST's Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) through its network time protocol. Additionall...   read full story

Alaminos City Mayor acknowledges S&T's contribution to the City
Posted: Thursday, September 27, 2018
Alaminos City Mayor Arthur F. Celeste delivers his welcome remarks during the 2018 RSTW Caravan organized by DOST Region I (Image credit: Ceajay N. Valerio, DOST-STII) "With the different Science and Technology (S&T) projects implemented by DOST in the city, we now see changes in our marine environment and opportunities for greater productivity in aquaculture, not only for the people of Alaminos, but for the whole first district of Pangasinan." Alaminos City Mayor Arthur F. Celeste shared this great appreciation for S&T during the opening program of the 2018 Regional S&T Week Caravan, organized by the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Regional Office 1 and hosted by the City Government of Alaminos, Pangasinan. One of the two projects he lauded was the Philippine ...   read full story

DOST PCAARRD joins DOST's Regional S&T Week-Pangasinan leg
Posted: Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Dr. Jonathan Nayga of the Isabela State University encourages farmers and goat raisers in Region 1 to adopt the artificial insemination technology in goats during the Technology Forum for Agricultur...   read full story

DOST-RDIS TO INTRODUCE NEW FARM-TO-TABLE TECHNOLOGIES
Posted: Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Different technologies for food and nutrition, crafts and furniture, and agriculture industries will be presented during the technology fora in Alaminos City, Pangasinan on September 18-21, 2018 durin...   read full story

MAKABAGONG TEKNOLOHIYA, PRODUKTO ITATAMPOK SA ALAMINOS
Posted: Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Itinakda na ng Kagawaran ng Agham at Teknolohiya (DOST) dito sa rehiyon uno ang selebrasyon ng Linggo ng Agham at Teknolohiya o Regional Science and Technology Week sa ika-18 hanggang ika-21 ng Setyem...   read full story

Mangrove Crab hatchery facility to provide reliable seedstock in Northern Luzon
Posted: Tuesday, August 07, 2018
Groundbreaking ceremony of the Mangrove Crab Hatchery Facility in PSU-BC (Image credit: Dr. Shella Parreño, PSU) The Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research...   read full story

STARBOOKS: Helping Ilocos Sur residents gear towards science, technology, and entrepreneurship
Posted: Wednesday, July 04, 2018
STARBOOKS in Ilocos Sur - Eleven STARBOOKS were given to school beneficiaries during the Science and Technology Caravan of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Region 1 on&...   read full story

DOST advocates serving iron-fortified rice in Ilocos Norte
Posted: Wednesday, July 04, 2018
IRON-FORTIFIED RICE. Senior Board Member Matthew Marcos-Manotoc, DOST Provincial Director Jonathan Viernes, and Nutridense Manufacturing Corporation President Racky Doctor pose with partic...   read full story