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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 ...
    • Will Drilon be Senate President soon? 

      Chanco, Boo (The Philippine Star, December 2, 1998, on page 29)
      While President Erap and his several bus and car loads of entourage had breakfast at a seaside seafood restaurant last Sunday, I joined Sen. Serge Osmeña III who visited SEAFDEC, the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development ...
    • 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 ...
    • 'Kapis' shells disappearing; gathering banned 

      Pagharion, Gerry T. (Philippine Daily Inquirer, September 16, 1999, on page 16)
      The gathering of world-class kapis shells and other similar species of shells is now banned in Capiz. The ban came after Mayor Antonio del Rosario signed into law an ordinance passed by the city council to save the famous ...
    • 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, ...
    • Pototan chosen as native catfish development hub 

      Surtida, Augusto P. (Daily Informer, October 2, 1999, on page B1-B4)
      The African catfish (Clarias gariepinus, C. lazera) made Zarraga famous because of the proliferation of African catfish in that area. Their produce are sold along the highway of the town for about P90 a kilo. Now That a ...
    • Seafdec to hold training on seed production of catfish 

      DI (Daily Informer, October 7, 1999, on page B1-B4)
      The native catfish or pantat (Clarias macrocephalus) is staging a comeback. Pantat has virtually disappeared from the waters of Iloilo, mainly due to high pesticide use in rice farms whose contaminated run-off water flowed ...
    • 18 ASIAN technologists complete training 

      PN (Panay News, October 8, 1999, on page 2)
      Eighteen Asian trainees completed their 4-week training course on freshwater aquaculture at the Binangonan Freshwater station of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center Aquaculture Department (SEAFDEC/AQD), September ...
    • Women work longer than men 

      (Manila Standard, October 9, 1999, on page 9)
      A case study on women's roles in a fishing community has found that women work more than men do. This finding is contrary to the common belief that men are the principal providers while women are mere assistants confined ...
    • Tigbauan - a fast growing town in Southern Iloilo 

      DI (Daily Informer, October 11, 1999, on page B5)
      After decades of changing leadership, the Municipality of Tigbauan, a town in southern Iloilo, has finally acquired its own long-dreamed payloader and a dumptruck. As observed, during good weather conditions, the town has ...
    • Iloilo aims to produce native pantat fry in 8-month time 

      (Daily Informer, October 13, 1999, on page B1-B4)
      At present, all that the provincial government can boast of is a concrete tank rearing over a thousand fry in a knee-deep water. But eight months from now, those tiny wiggling creatures will serve as brood stocks, the ...
    • Red label pesticides endanger Iloilo's promising aquaculture 

      (Daily Informer, October 14, 1999, on page B1-B4)
      Iloilo has a bright future in aquaculture but that might go snafu anytime because highly toxic chemicals, including those banned, are still used here. A farmer leader said Iloilo the past five years managed to revive ...
    • 'Field day'at Seafdec 

      Del Rosario, Leah (Panay News, October 15, 1999, on page 3)
      The Technology Promotion Center will be holding a Field Day today at the Seafdec (Southeast Asian Fisheries and Development Center) Brackishwater Station at Punta Pulao, Dumangas, Iloilo. This field day is a joint project ...
    • 'Red label' endangers Iloilo's aquaculture 

      PN (Panay News, October 15, 1999, on page 6-2)
      Iloilo has a bright future in aquaculture but that might go snafu anytime because highly toxic chemicals, including those banned, are still used here. A farmer leader said Iloilo the past five years managed to revive ...
    • DA underscores aquaculture technology commercialization 

      PN (Panay News, October 15, 1999, on page 6-2)
      Department of Agriculture (DA) undersecretary Cesar M. Drilon Jr. encouraged intensified efforts in promoting sustainable and environment-friendly aquaculture technology in the countryside. Keynoting the opening ceremonies ...