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    • SEAFDEC: A boon to the fishing industry 

      Sobrevaga, Bel S. (The Visayan Tribune, April 26, 1975, on page 5)
      SEAFDEC, or Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, was established on the basis of the proposal submitted by the Philippine Government and approved at the Fourth Meeting of the SEAFDEC Council held in Manila on ...
    • President Marcos invited Cabinet Members, other top government officials expected SEAFDEC Sec. - Gen., several foreign dignitaries coming 

      (The Visayan Tribune, April 26, 1975, on page 1)
      The formal inauguration of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC), multi-million peso research complex will be held today, April 26, at its principal site along the shore of Tigbauan, this province, ...
    • The story of SEAFDEC 

      (The Visayan Tribune, April 26, 1975, on page 3-6)
      The Aquaculture Department of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) was formally established with the appointment of Dean Domiciano K. Villaluz upon nomination by the Republic of the Philippines, as ...
    • The grate and mighty province of Iloilo 

      Sumaray, Teddy S. (The Visayan Tribune, April 26, 1975, on page 1-6)
      Iloilo is one of the four provinces comprising Panay in Western Visayas. By area, it is one of the smaller provinces in the country. And yet, the importance of Iloilo to the national life goes beyond its territorial area ...
    • Milkfish research gets Canadian fund support 

      (BulletinToday, June 3, 1982, on page 9)
      The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) of Canada has approved a $423,600 grant for the SEAFDEC aquaculture department to implement Phase III of the milkfish research project, starting April 1. Phase III, which ...
    • AQD for food sufficiency and industry stability 

      (The Philippine Journal, July 10, 1996, on page 11)
      Aquaculture is vital to produce more fish in the light of a decreasing supply from marine fisheries and increasing demand from the expanding population. In response to this need, the Aquaculture Department (AQD) of the ...
    • SEAFDEC reaches out to rebel returnees 

      (Daily Informer, September 1, 1999, on page 3)
      Slowly, they are building for their future, a future free from violence and anxiety. The rebel returnees (RR) in Tapaz just so recently put up additional six floating cages in San Julian dam. These cages will be stocked ...
    • Boracay waters being rid of coral-devouring starfishes 

      Fernandez, Rudy A. (The Philippine Star, September 18, 1999, on page 18)
      A campaign to rid the waters of the world-famous tourists island of Boracay in Aklan of crown-of-thorns (COT) starfishes in on. Since last year, some 10,000 COTs have been manually gathered by local dive shop operators, ...
    • Aquaculture engineers eye mariculture parks 

      Fernandez, Rudy A. (The Philippine Star, January 7, 2001, on page 23)
      Mariculture parks may soon be part of the country's coastal landscape. That is, if things go well according to plans of the Society of Aquaculture Engineers of the Philippines (SAEP). Mariculture park, as described by ...
    • SEAFDEC develops breeding, hatchery tech 

      PN (Panay News, January 7, 2001, on page 7-6)
      The aquaculture Department of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC-AQD) has developed the milkfish technology which was supported by more than two decades of research. The Milkfish research on captive ...
    • Garin leads SEAZA delegates to SEAFDEC 

      Fajardo, John Dan (Panay News, January 15, 2001, on page 13-8)
      RACSO'S Woodland owner and former Congressman of the 1st district Oscar Garin personally served as the guide for the Southeast Asian Zoos Association (SEAZA) delegates during a tour conducted on January 10, 2001. The group ...
    • RP prawn gets market break 

      Portal, Tadz (Panay News, January 16, 2001, on page 7)
      The Southeast Fisheries Corporation (SFC) is now giving Filipino prawn growers and sellers of marine products, a venue on which such raw materials can find their way to large markets throughout the world. Sung Ho Yu, SFC ...
    • Iloilo 

      Fernandez, Rudy A. (The Philippine Star, January 28, 2001, on page 25)
      A mangrove-friendly shrimp culture project is now being implemented by a government-hosted Southeast Asian venter based in Tigbauan town. A project is part of the Msngrove-Friendly Development Program being undertaken by ...
    • SEAFDEC to teach Antique upland dwellers aquaculture 

      (SunStar Philippines, February 1, 2001, on page 2)
      Another joint project between the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center Aquaculture Department (SEAFDEC AQD) and Provincial Government of Antique is brewing up.
    • Wastelands eyed for aquaculture production 

      (The Philippine Star, February 2, 2001, on page 23)
      The Department of Agriculture through the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources entered recently into an agreement with the provincial government of Ilocos Norte to develop jointly a one-hectare unproductive sand dune ...
    • RP, other countries to depend more on aquaculture-expert 

      Fernandez, Rudy A. (The Philippine Star, February 4, 2001, on page 23)
      The immediate future will see the Philippines and other countries depending more on aquaculture (fishfarming) to feed their burgeoning population. "Aquaculture is expected to boost the food security agenda not only of the ...
    • Aquaculture recovery depends on managing bacteria antibiotic resistance 

      S&T Media Service (BusinessWorld, February 12, 2001, on page S1/1)
      The two common pathogens in marine and freshwater environments known to scientists as Vibrio spp. and Aeromonas spp. are resistant to antibiotics widely used in aquaculture feeds. This was shown in a survey using bacterial ...
    • Breakthrough in seahorse breeding achieved 

      Fernandez, Rudy A. (The Philippine Star, February 12, 2001, on page B-2)
      Seahorse, a tiny ornamental marine species, can now be bred in captivity. This has been made possible with the completion of this sea creature's life cycle in captivity. The scientific headway was achieved by researchers ...
    • A beginner's guide to aquaculture 

      (The News Today, February 18, 2001, on page 17)
      Like the introductory collegiate courses, this issue would be our Aquaculture 101. It has just enough information for beginning aquaculturists to take note of the intricacies of a fish farming business. Fish farming usually ...
    • Asean, Seafdec hold ministerial level conference on fisheries 

      Fernandez, Rudy A. (The Philippine Star, February 19, 2001, on page 1)
      Two Southeast Asian organization have agreed to convene a ministerial level conference on sustainable fisheries late this year. To be held on Nov. 7-12 in Bangkok, Thailand, the week-long conference will be organized by ...