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  • Towards sustainable lobster farming: Research making headway at SEAFDEC/AQD 

    Dela Cruz, Rex Delsar B.; Armada, Nyra (Panay News, June 7, 2022, on page 9-11)
    Craving for lobster tails but on a tight budget? Try slipper lobster – it’s sweet, tasty, and all tail. The slipper lobster, locally known as pitik-pitik, may not be as famous as their cousins, the spiny lobsters or banagan, ...
  • SEAFDEC AQD conducts prawn hatch 

    (Panay News, August 17, 1989, on page 11-13)
    The Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center Aquaculture Department (SEAFDEC AQD) in Tigbauan, Iloilo is presently conducting a training course in Prawn Hatchery/Nursery and Management (PRAWNHATCH). The seven-week ...
  • SEAFDEC slates seaweeds culture course 

    PN (Panay News, February 15, 1993, on page 11-15)
    Seaweeds culture is the newest offering of the SEAFDEC Aquaculture Department (AQD) included in its line-up of training course for 1993. Initially, the course is a national offering open to Filipinos only, but to be ...
  • Sabalus may breed in captivity 

    (Panay News, October 19, 1995, on page 8)
    We are happy to note the great concern shown by the provincial government over the problem of our dwindling supply of bangus (milkfish) fries in the open sea. As reported by Iloilo Capitol's info officer Pet Melliza, the ...
  • 5T bangus in open sea 

    Melliza, Pet (Panay News, September 22, 1995, on page 2)
    The Provincial government is releasing 5,000 marketable size bangus (200 grammers) in open sea to celebrate the National Fish Conservation Week Oct. 16-21. "We are replenishing sabalus (bangus breeders) and tell the people ...
  • Seafdec has answers to dwindling bangus fry 

    Melliza, Pet (Panay News, October 2, 1994, on page 2)
    The Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) has a suggestion to solve the scarcity of bangus fry-put up breeding stations. SEAFDEC's laboratories in Tigbauan town, Iloilo and Igang Marine Station in Guimaras ...
  • Milkfish gab set 

    University of the Philippine Visayas (UPV); PN (Panay News, October 15, 1996, on page 10)
    Fish farmers are invited to attend the second seminar-exhibit on high density milkfish culture systems on Oct. 24-26 at the Bureau of Soils, Diliman, Quezon City. The seminar will discuss the technical aspects of intensification ...
  • Dumangas becomes a SEA aquaculture research center 

    Mateo, Wenceslao (Panay News, October 28, 1998, on page B1-B6)
    Yesterday afternoon's turnover of the Punta Pulao Farm to the South East Asian Fisheries Development Center (Seafdec) marked the launching of the Iloilo town of Dumangas into the world map of fishery research and development ...
  • SEAFDEC offers training on shrimp operations hatchery 

    PN (Panay News, July 9, 1998, on page B1-B6)
    The shrimp industry uses both wild and hatchery-reared fry. As part of the effort to rehabilitate the ailing shrimp industry, the Aquaculture Department (AQD) of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center in Tigbauan, ...
  • SEAFDEC tops search for firms with outstanding family welfare program 

    Flores, Alena Mae S. (Panay News, October 30, 1998, on page B1-B2)
    The Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) in Tigbauan, a town 22 kilometers from the city, was unanimously chosen in the regional search for the firm with the most outstanding family welfare program for ...
  • British Columbia trade mission in Iloilo, Negros 

    PN (Panay News, July 9, 1998, on page B1)
    The British Columbia Technology Trade Mission, composed of chief executive officers of companies based in British Columbia, Canada is here in Iloilo. The mission is a result of the Memorandum of Understanding between the ...
  • Mud crab farming in mangroves feasible 

    PN (Panay News, July 9, 1998, on page B1-B6)
    Integrated farming whose aim is to optimize land and water use while assuring profits and being environmentally sound exists commonly in the forms of fice-fish culture, fish-poultry raising and fodder-fish culture. But has ...
  • SEAFDEC joins int'l coastal cleanup '98 

    PN (Panay News, October 1, 1998, on page 7)
    The Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) Aquaculture Department (AD) joined the International Coastal Cleanup and became a committed partner in the worldwide action for the conservation of the ocean's ...
  • Capitol's seaweed farm also serves a learning center 

    Melliza, Pet (Panay News, December 9, 1998, on page B6)
    The one-hectare seaweed demonstration farm off Manlot Island, Carles town, serves not only to showcase practical know-how and a nursery. It also serves as a learning center for students and public officials on field trips ...
  • DA to intensify aquaculture 

    Flores, Alena Mae S. (Panay News, October 13, 1998, on page 1-6)
    The Department of Agriculture will intensify aquaculture programs to sustain the country's food security. DA secretary William Dar, speaking before guests and employees of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development ...
  • Gab on media networking for aquaculture information set 

    PN (Panay News, November 4, 1998, on page 3)
    The Aquaculture Department (AQD) on the four technical departments of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) will hold a seminar-workshop on November 19-20 titled "Media networking for aquaculture ...
  • Capitol goes on with bangus experiment despite the fire 

    Melliza, Pet (Panay News, November 25, 1998, on page 2)
    By next month, the fishery station in Molo district here will be selling milkfish in the market, the fruit of an experiment and, incidentally, a timely move now that Gov. Arthur Defensor calls for "rationalization" to ...
  • Seafdec embarks on mussels, oysters as good protein option 

    Surtida, Augusto P. (Panay News, April 24, 1998, on page B1-B2)
    In these hard times, when housewives complain of the escalating food prices of fish, meat and poultry products, it's a sigh of relief to know that there is still a cheap protein alternative-molluscs. On Wednesday, April ...
  • Typhoon wrecks 23 fishing boats 

    Sornito, Ime (Panay News, December 20, 2021, on page 4-11)
    Though super typhoon “Odette” claimed no lives here, it destroyed 23 fishing boats, according to the municipal government. “Nagkaraguba kag naanod. Duro nga mga fishing gears ang nagkarasamad,” said Mayor Mary Jean Te. ...
  • No fare adjustment for Boracay transport boat coop 

    Zabal, Boy Ryan (Panay News, March 9, 2022, on page 5)
    The boat fare for the Caticlan-Boracay route of Caticlan Boracay Transport Multi-purpose Cooperative (CBTMPC) will remain unchanged in these challenging times. Public transport numbers in Malay and Boracay Island plunged ...

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