Latest S&T News in REGION 2

DOST-2 brings program closer to farmers, brgy officials
Posted: Thursday, February 01, 2018
LAL-LO, Cagayan, Feb. 1 (PIA) -- Some 200 barangay officials and farmers here attended the orientation and training of science and technology programs and services of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in collaboration with the Local Government Unit (LGU) in this town on 31 January 2018.  Engr. Sylvia Lacambra, provincial director, said if Cauayan City in Isabela province is called the smarter city in the Cagayan Valley region, Lal-lo town, on the other hand, is potential and eyed by the DOST as the smarter municipality.  She said this vision for the municipality is not too far to happen as DOST Region 2 and LGU Lal-lo have forged a strong partnership in the promotion of their different programs especially the SET-UP and carrageenan plant growth regulator advocacy....   read full story

DOST-Isabela inks partnership with TESDA
Posted: Thursday, February 01, 2018
CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela, Feb. 1 (PIA) -- The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in this province recently forged a partnership with the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) to optimize the implementation of technical-vocational extension and training (TVET) programs.  The Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) was signed by TESDA Regional Director Dante Navarro and DOST-Isabela official at the Isabela School of Arts and Trades here and was witnesses by representatives of various government agencies and private offices based in the province.  Angel Gorospe, DOST science research specialist said the partnership will pave the opportunity, cooperation and optimization of TVET project implementation and will also enhance the services of TE...   read full story

DOST 02 to support Gawaygaway-yan Festival of Cauayan City
Posted: Monday, January 29, 2018
The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Region 02 through its Regional Director Sancho A. Mabborang has committed to support the upcoming Gawaygaway-yan Festival in Cauayan City, Isabela as pa...   read full story

Youth accepting the dare of dairy industry
Posted: Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Teens today are so addicted to gadgets that they spend most of their time playing online games and engaging in various social media platforms. It's a different thing, however, for the youth at Baran...   read full story

DOST R02 spearheads first regional NIW celebration
Posted: Tuesday, January 09, 2018
(L-R) FIS Inc. President Manuel Dono, Cauayan City Mayor Bernard Faustino Dy, DOST Secretary Fortunato dela Peña, Board Member Randolf Joseph P. Arreola, DOST Regional Director Sancho A. Mabborang, ...   read full story

DOST R02 to host first reg'l celebration of NIW
Posted: Friday, November 17, 2017
          The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Region 02 will host the first regional celebration of the Filipino Inventors Society Producer Cooperative's 2017 Na...   read full story

Cagayan Valley eyes "Citrus Capital of the Philippines" title
Posted: Wednesday, November 15, 2017
(From left) Magsasaka Siyentista Alfonso C. Namujhe, Jr.; Technical Review and Evaluation Panel Chair Dr. Rene Rafael C. Espino; and Municipal Agriculturist Ireneo Z. Basadre, Jr. discuss during t...   read full story

Inventors week set Nov in Cauayan City
Posted: Friday, October 27, 2017
National Inventors Week: Francisco Pagayon (seated left), president of the Filipino Inventors Society Producers Cooperative; engineer Sancho Mabborang (seated middle), DOST Region 2 regional directo...   read full story