Nueva Vizcaya celebrates the gains of Citrus R&D through FIESTA
BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya – The Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-PCAARRD) and the Cagayan Valley Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (CVAARRD) Consortium celebrated the Citrus Farms and Industry Encounters through the Science and Technology Agenda (FIESTA) in the Citrus Capital of Region II on September 13-14, 2018.
The two-day event included the opening ceremony showcasing the citrus research and development in Cagayan Valley; exhibits featuring fresh citrus produce and various products derived from citrus; student activities promoting the citrus industry through cooking, dessert-making, poster-making, essay writing, and quiz contests; investment forum; and an appreciation tour to the Malabing Valley, Kasibu, Nueva Vizcaya where citrus farming began.
International Workshop on Fostering Increased Engagement and Capacitating the Youth on Agri-Entrepreneurship
Nueva Vizcaya gov credits citrus industry in improving the province’s quality of life
BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya – Nueva Vizcaya Governor Carlos M. Padilla delivered an inspirational message during the Cagayan Valley Agriculture, Aquatic and Resources Research and Development’s (CVAARRD) Farms and Industry Encounters Through the Science and Technology Agenda (FIESTA) on Citrus.
The Citrus FIESTA was held on September 13-14, 2018 at the Capitol Convention Center, Nueva Vizcaya with the theme, “FIESTA in the Valley: Convergence Towards Support and Development for the Citrus Industry.”
Writeshop sharpens technology transfer officers’ skills in project proposal packaging
A writeshop sharpens agri-aqua technology transfer officers skills on preparing and packaging of project proposals for funding in CY 2019.
The participants were from different state universities and colleges (SUCs), government agencies, and the private sector around the country.
Organized by the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-PCAARRD), the training titled “S&T Community-based Farm (STCBF) Proposal Packaging Writeshop,” was held on August 22-24, 2018 at the William D. Dar Hall, PCAARRD, Los Baños, Laguna.