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New ties inked for the AxR hybrid rice seed production

PhilSCAT is widening its reach for the promotion of hybrid rice seed production through collaborations with the Prasad Seeds Philippines, Inc. (PSPI), government agencies from Regions 1 and 3 and its local government units. Click here for more details…

PhilSCAT affirms another 47 potential seed growers in Mindanao

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The Philippine-Sino Center for Agricultural Technology (PhilSCAT) affirmed another group of potential seed growers in Mindanao through its On-Site Season-long Training (OSSLT) Course on Hybrid Rice Seed Production and Certification during the closing and graduation ceremony held on May 13, 2016 in Banaybanay, Davao Oriental. The 47 graduates from the said training…

NOT JUST YOUR TYPICAL FARMER

Melecio P. Reguindin Jr, 45, of Ramos Tarlac, is not your typical farmer. He became an ultimate pride of his community after winning the National Gawad Saka for Outstanding Local Farmer Technician for two consecutive years in 2015 in Cebu City and just this April 2016 in Resorts World, Manila. TRUE CALLING He never thought…

‘Barrio’ mechanic on call

Just like people, things also needed to be taken care of more so if it aids as in the performance of job that sustain us. In our generation that requires greater efficiency in work, delays cannot be tolerated most of the time. Same goes to our farm where we need to schedule our activities due…

Two top performing CHRLs wows Ilocos Norte farmers

The two top performing Chinese Hybrid Rice Lines (CHRLs) – LP 937 and LP 952, amazed the farmers and participants of the recently conducted Farmer’s Field Day for the Techno-Demo of the Chinese Hybrid Rice Lines held on February 23, 2016 located in Brgy. Alejo Malasig, Vintar, Ilocos Norte.

PhilSCAT affirms another 47 potential seed growers in Mindanao

The Philippine-Sino Center for Agricultural Technology (PhilSCAT) affirmed another group of potential seed growers in Mindanao through its On-Site Season-long Training (OSSLT) Course on Hybrid Rice Seed Production and Certification during the closing and graduation ceremony held on May 13, 2016 in Banaybanay, Davao Oriental. The 47 graduates from the said training was composed of 36…

Kusang-loob na serbisyo, HATID AY LIGAYA AT PAG-ASENSO

Hindi inakala ni Robert Antenero-Dolleno, 55, na kahihiligan niya ang gawaing pagsasaka, maging ang magbigay ng kusang-loob na serbisyo para sa kapwa gayung lumaki ito sa Kamaynilaan na ang nakagawiang trabaho ay sa konstruksyon at pabrika.

MAY EKSTRANG KITA MULA SA DUMI NG ALAGA

Nakalalasong tubig, nasisirang kalupaan, at maruming hangin ang araw-araw na kinakaharap ng buong mundo sa ngayon. At sa iba’t-ibang anyo ng polusyon, mababakas ang unti-unting pagkasira ng ating inang kalikasan. Sa kasalukuyan ay nanganganib na ang supply ng malinis na tubig sa maraming lugar sa ating bansa maging ang mga pagkaing nagmumula sa ating mga sapa, ilog, lawa, at karagatan.

Naudlot na pangarap, SA PAGSASAKA NATUPAD

Sa dami ng tao sa mundo, iilan na lamang ang nangangarap na maging isang magsasaka, kabilang dito si Ceferiano I. Sevilla, 60, mula sa Castellano, San Leonardo, Nueva Ecija. Sa kabila ng kanyang edad ay tinupad pa rin niya ang naudlot na pangarap na maging isang magsasaka.

PHILSCAT INSTITUTIONALIZATION OFFICIALLY INKED

The Philippine-Sino Center for Agricultural Technology (PhilSCAT) as one of the foreign assisted projects under the Department of Agriculture (DA) with the People’s Republic of China (PROC) has been officially granted approval for institutionalization under the stewardship of Central Luzon State University (CLSU) through a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed during its Culminating Program and Turnover Ceremony held at the PhilSCAT Multi-Purpose Hall on July 31, 2017.

PhilSCAT, private rice seed partners push hybrid rice seeds in Samar

The Philippine-Sino Center for Agricultural Technology (PhilSCAT) through the years has been one of the working arms of the Department of Agriculture (DA) towards its goal on rice self-sufficiency which actively pushes hybrid rice seeds in Eastern Visayas along with the other government and private rice seed companies during the 5th National Rice Technology Forum held in Basey, Samar on September 20 to 22, 2017.

PhilSCAT takes part in DA’s 5th Makina Expo

Philippine-Sino Center for Agricultural Technology took part in the 5th Makina Expo –a Department of Agriculture’s (DA’s) flagship program in the promotion of farm mechanization in the Philippines, held at International Convention Center, Iloilo City last September 7-9 2017.

PhilSCAT joins DOST regional science technology week

With the theme, “Science for People”, the Philippine-Sino Center for Agricultural Technology (PhilSCAT) participated in the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) regional science technology week (RSTW) cum regional invention contest and exhibits held at Central Luzon State University (CLSU) Gymnasium on July 25-27, 2017.

 

PhilSCAT, partners affirm farmer mechanic, 56 certified by TESDA

Out of the 58 graduates of the Training on Repair and Maintenance of Small Engines, 56 had successfully passed the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) competency assessment and now NC II holders for Motorcycle/Small Engine Servicing (M/SES). The said training were the last two out of the five batches of training in partnership…

PhilSCAT highlights biogas technology at CLAARRDEC’s 1st FIESTA

Fulfilling PhilSCAT’s technology promotion component, the center showcased the biogas technology during the conduct of the Central Luzon Agriculture, Aquatic and Resources Research and Development Consortium’s (CLAARRDEC’s) first ever Farms and Industry Encounters through Science and Technology Agenda or FIESTA in a 4-day event held at the Central Luzon State University (CLSU) on September 26 to 29, 2017.

PhilSCAT takes part in Guimba’s 1st Agri-Aqua trade fair

Resounding, the theme “Sigla sa Agrikultura, Yaman ng Magsasaka”, the Philippine-Sino Center for Agricultural Technology (PhilSCAT) took part in the 1st Agri-Aqua trade fair of Guimba held at Umali Gym, Municipal Town Hall on March 6, 2017.