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    • Seafdec celebrates 31st anniversary 

      PN (Panay News, July 11, 2004, on page 4)
      Tigbauan, Iloilo - The Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (Seafdec) Aquaculture Department (AQD) celebrated its 31st-anniversary last Friday. Among the activities held at the Tigbauan Main Station in Brgy, Buyuan ...
    • Primavera conferred honorary doctorate by Stockholm University 

      PN (Panay News, November 4, 2004, on page 2)
      In ceremonies held at the historic Stockholm City Hall where the prestigious Nobel Prizes are awarded, Dr. Jurgenne H. Primavera, senior researcher of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center-Aquaculture Department ...
    • Rare shark visit Iloilo town 

      Bagarinao, Tu (Panay News, November 14, 2004, on page 1-16)
      A rare female megamouth shark got stranded on the beach of Brgy. Namocon here. The 504-centimeter long, one-ton shark was the third recorded in the Philippines and only the 24th specimen recorded from around the world, ...
    • Seafdec takes custody of captured green sea turtle 

      PN (Panay News, March 9, 2005, on page 3)
      The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) through its Community Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO) in Barotac Nuevo, Iloilo recently turned over a captured sea green turtle to the Southeast ...
    • Endangered turtle finds new home 

      PN (Panay News, April 4, 2005, on page 12-22)
      Manang Leonor Daquila-Gelito was misty-eyed when "Uriel" was taken out of his one and a half square meter pond in Brgy. Manoc-Manoc, Boracay Island, Malay, Aklan. Uriel, a nine year old endangered hawksbill turtle, was to ...
    • Gov't ceases multi-million white shrimp research 

      Philippine News Agency (PNA) (Panay News, April 14, 2005, on page 6)
      A multi-million peso research on Vannamei, a foreign white shrimp, has been discontinued by the government-owned National Integrated Fisheries Technology Development Center (NIFTDC) in view of the controversy surrounding ...
    • Seafdec scientists launch books, manuals 

      Philippine Information Agency (PIA) (Panay News, July 12, 2005, on page 2-20)
      Scientists and writers at the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) launched several publications during the anniversary program held July 8, at the Aquaculture Department, with Agriculture Undersecretary ...
    • Seafdec hosts int'l fisheries gab in Iloilo 

      Padilla, Raj (Panay News, July 13, 2005, on page 1-17)
      This southern Philippines city takes center stage today as the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) holds a regional consultation on fisheries concerns at the Iloilo Business Hotel. World-renowned scientists ...
    • SEAFDEC bats for mangrove conservation 

      Espartero, Ulysses (Panay News, July 14, 2005, on page 6)
      The Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) is taking bold steps to facilitate mangrove reforestation and rehabilitation through local governance. Dr. J.H. Primavera, Senior Aquaculture Specialist at the ...
    • Farm-based research on abalone-growing launched 

      PN (Panay News, July 15, 2005, on page 10)
      The Aquaculture Department of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC - AQD) has forged ties with the private sector to study the economics of abalone rearing in an actual farm situation. The two private ...
    • Mangrove conservation, rehabilitation gab held 

      Pelayo, Edwin C. (Panay News, August 20, 2005, on page 6)
      A three-day seminar on Mangrove Conservation and Rehabilitation was recently held at the Sampaguita Garden Resort in New Washington town Aklan. The activity, which wrapped up yesterday, aims to promote people's awareness ...
    • Tigbauan: a passion for history 

      Marin, Bombette G. (Panay News, October 24, 2005, on page 16)
      Among the famous historical towns in Iloilo is Tigbauan, a 52-barangay municipality 22.5 kilometers away from Iloilo City. Bounded in the northwest by the municipality of San Miguel, in the east by the town of Oton and ...
    • First week of July is national biotech week 

      PN (Panay News, July 7, 2006, on page B1-B9)
      The first week of July 2006 was proclaimed by President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo as National Biotechnology Week with the theme "Securing the Philippines' Niche in the Global Bio-Enterprise”. In connection with the observance ...
    • Marine resources development through biotechnology pushed 

      PN (Panay News, July 7, 2006, on page B1)
      The need to identify the research gaps in fisheries biotechnology and developing strategies to address common concerns, and enhancing collaboration among the different research and development units from government agencies, ...
    • SEAFDEC, Antique gov't sign agreement on preservation of coastal resources 

      PN (Panay News, July 14, 2006, on page 8)
      A memorandum of agreement (MOA) was recently forged between the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) and the office of Antique Cong. Exequiel Javier for protection, management and development of the ...
    • Pushing the frontiers of aquaculture 

      Carreon-Lagoc, Julia (Panay News, July 21, 2006, on page 10-14)
      The frontiers of the unknown specifically in aquaculture got a push with the installation of the new SEAFDEC/AQD (Aquaculture Department) Chief, Dr. Joebert Toledo, July 7. The AQD main station in Tigbaun, Iloilo was in a ...
    • 'No whitewash' 

      Sinay, David Israel (Panay News, September 7, 2006, on page 1-12)
      President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo declared that the oil spill here had been contained, and assured residents yesterday that there will be no whitewash in the investigation. "It will take more than an oil slick to sink this ...
    • Saludan Festival Tigbauan 

      Marin, Bombette (Panay News, October 23, 2006, on page B1)
      Although relatively small, Tigbauan is one of Iloilo's leading towns in fish production. Its municipal waters, abundant with fish are oftentimes producing more than what residents can consume. Three of from its ten coastal ...
    • 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 ...
    • Seabass project reap good harvest 

      PN (Panay News, February 13, 2007, on page 11)
      Five months of culture. About 200 pieces of seabass, weighing a total 83 kilograms or nearly half-kilo each fish. Suddenly, a dream project becomes reality. Early this month, on February 2, the top managers of the Southeast ...