Latest S&T News in REGION 4A

DOST-PCAARRD promotes health management for shrimps
Posted: Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Participants to the Training Couse on Health Management for Shrimps held at DPITC, Los Baños Laguna (Image credit: Institution Development Division (IDD) and Inland Aquatic Resources Research Division (IARRD), PCAARRD) The Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic, and Natural Resources Research and Development of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-PCAARRD)  recently conducted a training on shrimp health management.  The training aimed to update participants on current trends in shrimp's health management as well as technologies for disease detection. Organized by the Inland Aquatic Resources Research Division (IARRD), in coordination with the University of Santo Tomas (UST), the training was held recently at the DOST-PCAARRD Innovation and T...   read full story

Posted: Friday, February 09, 2018
DOST-CALABARZON cordially invites you to watch the FREE webinars (with Electronic Certificate of Participation) regarding Food Safety on February 13, 2018. Below are the titles and corresponding schedules (Manila time) of the free webinars (please see also the webinar banners): Food Allergens and Globalization: Where are we now? - 9:30 - 10:30AM Allergen Control Program - 10:45 - 11:45AM To join the free webinar, please see the instructions below: 1. If you have already registered in the previous webinars, use your existing account to login. 2. If you do not have an account, pre-register by clicking the link:  KINDLY FILL UP ALL REQUIRED FIELDS (WITH RED ASTERISK). REGISTRATION WILL NOT BE SUC...   read full story

Pre-testing of Harmonized Food Module begins through seminar-training
Posted: Friday, January 26, 2018
INTERACT. A participant in the seminar-training raises a question to Prof. Abigail Rustia, January 10. After a year of brainstorming, analysis, evaluation, and consultation, the primary version o...   read full story

DOST-FPRDI develops hot press for engineered bamboo
Posted: Tuesday, January 23, 2018
A hot press machine to make life a little easier for producers of engineered bamboo has been developed by the Department of Science and Technology – Forest Products Research and Development Institut...   read full story

DOST-Rizal, PFST, DepEd-Rizal launch Mobile Science
Posted: Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Students of Tomas Claudio Memorial Elementary School in Morong, Rizal flock one of the interactive exhibits in Science Mobile, January 22. MORONG, Rizal—The Provincial Science & Technology Ce...   read full story

35 Batangueño students pass 2017 JLSS exam
Posted: Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Students take their exams in BatStateU during the nationwide simultaneous conduct of JLSS qualifying examination, Nov. 19, 2017. Released on Dec. 31, 2017, a total of 35 third year college students...   read full story

DOST-PCAARRD project to improve breeding of yemane and falcata reviewed
Posted: Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Dr. Enrique L. Tolentino, Jr. presenting the project overview, along with the status and accomplishments of the FGR project (Image credit: Eirene Grace C. Zaragoza, Forestry and Environment Resear...   read full story