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    • 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 ...
    • 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 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Seafdec develops new technology to revive ailing prawn industry 

      Fernandez, Rudy A. (The Philippine Star, February 28, 2001, on page 22)
      A new shrimp production technology holds a great promise of reviving the country's moribund prawn industry. Called close recirculating system, the technology has been verified and found highly successful by the Tigbauan, ...
    • SEAFDEC, BFAR to step up promotion of shrimp farming 

      Aldon, Eva (SunStar Philippines, March 15, 2001, on page 4)
      "The best prawn quality so far... we should step up the promotion of this technology," says SEAFDEC AQD Chief Dr. Rolando Platon of the result of the prawn harvest of the SEAFDEC-BFAR (Southeast Asian Fisheries Development ...
    • Bangus industry headed for much better times 

      Fernandez, Rudy A. (The Philippine Star, March 25, 2001, on page 26)
      The country's milkfish industry, saddled over the years by an acute fry shortage problem, can now look forward to much better times. This optimistic outlook stems from the initial headway achieved by a project being supported ...
    • Int'l course on freshwater aquaculture slated 

      Fernandez, Rudy A. (The Philippine Star, March 25, 2001, on page 22)
      The Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center Aquaculture Department (SEAFDEC AQD) will conduct an international training course on freshwater aquaculture at its Binangonan Freshwater Station in Binangonan, Rizal, from ...