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    • ₱25-M program launched 

      Benaning, Marvyn N. (Manila Bulletin, March 18, 2011, on page 4)
      The Department of Agriculture (DA) is launching the P25-million Biotechnology Research Fellowship Program (BRFP) to develop better crops, improve livestock and generate higher fisheries output. BRFP will complement the ...
    • Aquaculture biotechnology complex to rise in Iloilo 

      Fernandez, Rudy A. (The Philippine Star, April 14, 2002, on page 29)
      A biotechnology laboratory will soon rise in the seaside Iloilo town of Tigbauan situated 24 kilometers west of Iloilo City. The establishment of the Laboratory for Advanced Aquaculture Technologies is a joint initiative ...
    • Aquaculture center completed in March 

      Aguiba, Melody M. (Manila Bulletin, December 27, 2002, on page B-3)
      A ₱387-million aquaculture technologies center financed by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) aimed to help the Philippines keep up with developments in aquaculture biotechnology is set to be completed by ...
    • Bacolod lab granted ISO certification 

      Philippine News Agency (PNA) (The Daily Guardian, March 9, 2016, on page 6)
      The Negros Prawn Producers Cooperative Analytical and Diagnostic Laboratory has secured an International Standards Organization (ISO) certificate from the Philippine Accreditation Bureau (PAB) of the Department of Trade ...
    • BFAR establishes P1.5-M seabass satellite hatchery in Aklan 

      Philippine News Agency (PNA) (Visayan Daily Headlines, May 2, 2008, on page 2)
      The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) recently launched its seabass satellite hatchery in Barangay Caano, Kalibo, Aklan. The P1.5-million facility is equipped with an office, artemia laboratory, larval-rearing ...
    • Biotech lab in SEAFDEC soon 

      Fajardo, John Dan (Panay News, May 21, 2001, on page 7)
      The Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center-Aquaculture Department (SEAFDEC-AQD) in Tigbauan, Iloilo is now prepared to put up the new biotechnology laboratory to house researchers for its Aquaculture Biotechnology ...
    • Cagayan Valley gears up for massive breading of high-value ludong, igat 

      Ronda, Rainier (The Philippine Star, June 10, 2018, on page B5)
      The Isabela State University (ISU) is embarking on an ambitious research and development (R&D) project that seeks to develop the technology for massive breeding of Cagayan Valley Region's high-value fish (ludong) and ...
    • Capiz joins SEAFDEC, BFAR to boost fisheries 

      PN (Panay News, November 21, 2006, on page B1)
      The provincial government of Capiz has forged a collaboration with the Aquaculture Department of Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC-AQD) and Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) to pursue ...
    • Crab nutrition 

      (Manila Bulletin, May 10, 2014, on page B-7)
      One reason why crablet production in the laboratory is increasingly becoming more efficient is that the researchers have come up with improved nutrition for both the broodstock as well as the juveniles. Among the scientists ...
    • DA offers grants on biotech research 

      (Malaya, March 18, 2011, on page B2)
      The Department of Agriculture is launching the P25-million Biotechnology Research Fellowship Program (BRFP) to develop better crops, improve livestock and generate higher fisheries output. BRFP will complement the work of ...
    • DA turns over P460M experimental facilities to SEAFDEC/AQD 

      (Panay News, May 8, 2018, on page B1)
      SEAFDEC/AQD Chief Dan Baliao signed a document this morning acknowledging receipt of P460 million in the form of equipment and other experimental facilities from DA/BFAR. Chief Baliao expressed his gratitude to the Government ...
    • Deal for SEAFDEC biotech lab in Iloilo town being worked out 

      (Manila Bulletin, March 6, 2001, on page D-3)
      Negotiations are under way for the establishment here of a biotechnology laboratory that will address the need for advance aquaculture technology in Southeast Asia. The laboratory has been envisioned to be set up at the ...
    • DOST 6 gears up for new int'l standard for labs 

      Gabiota, J. R. A. (The Daily Guardian, March 18, 2019, on page 11)
      The Department of Science and Technology Regional Standards and Testing Laboratory (DOST VI-RSTL) in partnership with Iloilo Science and Technology University (ISAT-U) conducted last March 12-14, 2019 a training course on ...
    • DOST pushes for more ISO-certified labs in WV 

      Nicavera, Erwin P. (SunStar Philippines, April 22, 2019, on page 8)
      The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in Western Visayas is stepping up its efforts to assist government laboratories in the region to acquire International Organization for Standardization (ISO) certification. ...
    • Go west 

      Supetran, Bernard L. (Philippine Daily Inquirer, July 29, 2018, on page B3-B4)
      This seemingly nondescript town is the home of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (Seafdec). Known as the Tigbauan Main Station, the 40-hectare complex includes research laboratories, hatcheries and broodstock ...
    • ISO certification for testing labs in WV 

      Philippine News Agency (PNA) (DailyGuardian, April 24, 2019, on page 6)
      The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) is working to assist at least five laboratories in Western Visayas in acquiring International Organization for Standardization (ISO) certification in the next three years. ...
    • Japan provides $6M for biotech aquaculture lab in Iloilo 

      Fernandez, Rudy A. (The Philippine Star, September 28, 2001, on page B-2)
      Japan has provided a grant of $6 million (more than P30 million) for the establishment of an aquaculture biotechnology laboratory of the government-hosted Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center Aquaculture Department ...
    • Microalgae can be a potential feed for aquaculture species 

      Garibay, Soledad S. (Panay News, January 26, 2014, on page B6)
      At the University of the Philippines Visayas (UPV), the program on the development of algal paste from microalgae under the National Aquafeeds R&D Program is currently being funded by PCAARRD and Department of Science and ...
    • Modern biotech lab in Iloilo nears completion 

      Fernandez, Rudy A. (The Philippine Star, December 28, 2002, on page B-5)
      The construction of a modern biotechnology laboratory in this seaside town 24 kilometers west of Iloilo City is nearing completion. The Japanese government-funded, P431-million Laboratory for Advance Aquaculture Technologies ...
    • MSI beyond 40 — Charting new waters 

      Menez, Marie Antonette J. (The Philippine Star, April 17, 2014, on page B-7)
      The UP Marine Science Institute recently celebrated its 40th anniversary with the theme "MSI beyond 40 - Charting new waters." The weeklong celebration was an auspicious occasion to look back at the challenges, lessons ...