December 12, 2019

Tag: DOST-PCAARRD

Happening Now: DOST X RSTW, FIESTA, RICE, & RSRDH

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affair VALENCIA, Bukidnon (SDN) — FOUR events are happening starting today here in Mindanao, all of them in relation with the Department of Science and Technology (DOST). Not in particular order, are the DOST X Regional Science and Technology Week […]

DOST Technologies for Goat Offered for Commercialization

Media Release: A technology pitching on goat was conducted during the Halal Goat Farms and Industry Encounters through the Science and Technology Agenda FIESTA) at the University of Southeastern Philippines (USeP) in Davao City on October 16-17, 2019. Farmers and investors from Region I, II, III, XI, and XII attended the event. Among the presenters […]

Raising Halal Goats, What You Need to Know — DOST

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910; Facebook: SDN — Science and Digital News DAVAO CITY (SDN) — EVERY year Muslims celebrate Islam’s only two major festivals, Eid’l Fitr and Eid’l Adha. The first marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan that involves fasting; the second is the culmination of the […]

DOST-PCAARRD Boosts Halal Goats’ R&D, Marketability as Healthier, Cheaper Alternative

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910; Facebook: SDN — Science and Digital News DAVAO CITY (SDN) — The availability of halal goats from birth to plate has been the mission of the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-PCAARRD). PCAARRD Executive […]

Happening Now: DOST Brings Halal Goat FIESTA to USeP

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910; Facebook: SDN — Science and Digital News DAVAO CITY (SDN) — GOATS have invaded the University of Southeastern Philippines (USeP) in this city. Well, not literally. Today, October 16, starts the inaugural three-day Halal Goat FIESTA of the Department of Science and Technology through its Philippine […]

DOST Urges Tech Generators: Tell Your Stories

Media Release: VARIOUS attached agencies of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) have been and continuing to churn out new technology innovations. And the DOST headed by Secretary Fortunato T. de la Peña is eager to share and transfer these innovations to business organizations to commercialize it, thereby, benefiting the public. To realize the […]

PCAARRD Revives its Partnership with Malaysian Agency

Media Release: THE Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (PCAARRD) has revived its partnership with its Malaysian counterpart. PCAARRD is one of the three councils of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST). In an email to SDN — Science and Digital News, it was learned that DOST-PCAARRD is intensifying […]

Of Ecology, Coffee Entrepreneurs, and Biodiversity: PCAARRD Steps Up Scientific Response

Media Release: WATERSHEDS provide water resources used for domestic, agricultural, and industrial purposes. They also help sustain biodiversity in an ecosystem. When properly monitored, watersheds greatly help in species conservation and could serve as a guide in making efficient development plans. To assess the status of watersheds in Central Luzon, researchers from the Central Luzon State […]

Filipino Scientists Sail to Contentious West Philippine Sea for Research Expedition

Media Release: A team of 74 Filipino scientists and crew headed by Balik Scientist Dr. Deo Florence L. Onda has sailed to the Kalayaan Group of Islands in the West Philippine Sea for a two-week expedition. Balik Scientist Dr. Deo Florence L. Onda. The expedition aimed to establish baseline data that will further understand the responses […]

PCAARRD Joins Workshop on ‘Knowledgebase’ System Management of Lakes

Media Release: THE Philippines through a council of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) has participated in an international workshop on the use of a knowledgebase/database system on lakes that can be contributed to by countries in Asia. Representing the country was the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development […]