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  • China invites Seafdec to training workshop 

    SEAFDEC Aquaculture News Service (Daily Informer, August 18, 1999, on page B1)
    The Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) in China is inviting the Tigbauan-based Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (Seafdec) to an International Training Workshop on the Technology in Marine Culture. The ...
  • SEAFDECverification and extension projects get positive feedback 

    DI (Daily Informer, August 18, 1999, on page 2)
    The Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) is receiving good feedback from the Local Government Units (LGU) for its verification and extension projects. Just recently, Atty. Evelyn Camposano-Jiz, Regional ...
  • Sen Miriam first to taste tilapia from Seafdec proj 

    Seafdec News Center (Daily Informer, October 7, 1999, on page B1-B4)
    Ilongga Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago was among the first to dine and taste tilapia fromm the first harvest of Seafdec-CPEU-BFAR (Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center-Central Panay Economic Unification, Inc.-Bureau ...
  • [ Aquaculture technology commercialization ] 

    Buendia, R. (Daily Informer, November 12, 1999, on page B1)
    Seafdec/ADQ chief Dr. Rolando Platon stresses that aquaculture research results should be commercialized to achieve more impact on food security and poverty alleviation programs. This was during the First Field Day of the ...
  • Seafdec's Panay Gulf Dev't Prog stretches kapis breeding project 

    Philippine News Agency (PNA) (Daily Informer, November 18, 1999, on page B1-B4)
    The Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center's-Aquaculture Department (Seafdec-AQD) is aggressively pursuing a collaborative effort with the Iloilo first district's Panay Gulf Development Program (PGDP) to revive the ...
  • Seafdec boosts pen culture of mucrabs in mangroves 

    Seafdec News Center (Daily Informer, November 12, 1999, on page B1-B4)
    The production of mudcrab has traditionally been undertaken only in bamboo or net-fenced brackishwater ponds. Now, the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center-Aquaculture Department (Seafdec/AQD) has been promoting ...
  • SEAFDEC, Panay Gulf prog expand kapis breeding proj 

    Aldon, Eva T. (Daily Informer, November 11, 1999, on page B1-B4)
    The Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center's aquaculture department (SEAFDEC/AQD) is aggressively pursuing a collaboration effort with the Iloilo first district's Panay Gulf Development Program (PGDP) to revive the ...
  • [ Women ] 

    DI (Daily Informer, November 1, 1999, on page B1)
    Women work longer hours. A case study conducted by researchers of the Iloilo-based Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center's aquaculture department (Seafdec/AQD) showed that women in a flashing village work longer ...
  • Fishers group in Aklan leads way to mangrove-friendly mudcrab culture 

    SEAFDEC Asian Aquaculture (Daily Informer, October 30, 1999, on page B1-B4)
    Raising mudcrab in tidal flats with existing mangroves is a feasible and economically profitable livelihood alternative for fishers. And this is environment-friendly. This was confirmed in a mucrab technology verification ...
  • UPV gives sheer support to Landbank's tech promotion 

    DI (Daily Informer, October 21, 1999, on page B-4)
    The UPV delegation, headed by its Chancellor Dr. Ida M. Siason and Vice Chancellor for Planning and Development Dr. Arnold Naldoza, attended in full force the First Field Day on Fishery Technologies of the Western Visayas ...
  • Usec Drilon hits aquaculture technology commercialization 

    DI (Daily Informer, October 18, 1999, on page B1-B4)
    Department of Agriculture Undersecretary Cesar M. Drilon Jr. has encouraged intensified efforts in promoting sustainable and environment-friendly aquaculture technology in the countryside. Keynoting the opening ceremonies ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 head inducts new SAEP officials 

    DI (Daily Informer, December 13, 1999, on page B1-B4)
    SEAFDEC AQD Chief Dr. Rolando Platon inducted the new set of officers of SAEP (Society of Aquaculture Engineers of the Philippines) last November 29 during the Society's 13th annual meeting held at the studio visual room ...
  • Seafdec awards Dumangas exec certificate of appreciation 

    DI (Daily Informer, November 12, 1999, on page 9)
    The awarding of Certificates of Appreciation to Dumangas Mayor Rolando Distura was the highlight of the celebration of the Dumangas Brackishwater Station's first year anniversary last Wednesday, October 27. The Certificate ...
  • 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 ...
  • An Oplan Erap can ensure food security for the world's poor 

    DI (Daily Informer, November 22, 1999, on page 2-8)
    Oplan Erap can significantly raise the living standards of and provide more access to food by not only in the Philippines but also in Southeast Asia. This was revealed by two international aquaculture scientists in a keynote ...
  • Seafdec, BFAR form food security mission 

    Aquaculture News Service (Daily Informer, December 9, 1999, on page B1-B4)
    The recently-concluded ADSEA 99 (Aquaculture Development in SEA) spawned a food security mission between Seafdec AQD and BFAR. Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center Chief Dr. Rolando Platon and Dir. Malcolm Sarmiento ...

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