Mango Breeding Program Reviewed
Los Baños, Laguna – Twelve hybrids of mango were confirmed through hybridity testing and three mango accessions with potential resistance to anthracnose were identified based on a review of a mango breeding program, on its second year.
DOST-PCAARRD and BFAR Region VII hold seminar on Genetics for Milkfish Broodstock Management
The Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic, and Natural Resources Research and Development (PCAARRD) of the Department of Science and Technology conducted a seminar on genetics for milkfish broodstock management.
Held at the Golden Prince Hotel, Cebu City on September 15, 2017, the seminar was organized by PCAARRD’s Inland Aquatic Resources Research Division (IARRD) in coordination with the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Regional Fisheries Office VII.
DOST-PCAARRD Mindanao Consortia join DATE 2017
DAVAO CITY-Five consortia of the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development, Department of Science and Technology, once more joined this year’s Davao Agri Trade Expo (DATE), the biggest agri trade expo in Mindanao.
The three-day event, which ran from September 21-23, 2017 was held at SMX Convention Center, SM Lanang Premier, Lanang, Davao City.
PCAARRD features its ‘gold collection’ in Northern Mindanao’s S&T Week celebration
Bamboo and cacao, considered as “green” and “brown” gold respectively from the forest, were the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic, and Natural Resources Research and Development of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-PCAARRD)’s featured commodities in Northern Mindanao’s Science and Technology (S&T) Week Celebration in Cagayan de Oro.