Latest S&T News in REGION 4A

Pagbuo ng ‘combined mechanical demucilager-fermenter-dryer’ para sa kakaw, sinimulan na
Posted: Thursday, February 27, 2020
Ipinakilala ni Dr. Roger C. Montepio, Project Leader mula sa University of Southeastern Philippines (USeP), ang Demucilager-Fermenter-Dryer project sa katatapos na panimulang pagpupulong o inception meeting sa USeP, Davao City. Pinaplano na ang pagbuo ng ‘demucilager-fermenter-dryer’ para sa kakaw. Ito ay sa tulong ng bagong-aprubadong proyekto na pinondohan ng Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development ng Department of Science and Technology (DOST-PCAARRD). Ang proyektong, “Design, Development and Optimization of an Automated Combined Mechanical Demucilager-Fermenter-Dryer for Cacao,” ay magdidisenyo at bubuo ng makinang may tatlong gamit o operasyon. Ang implementasyon nito ay isasagawa sa loob ng dalawa at kalahating taon ng Universi...   read full story

Pinakikilala ang bagong ‘dehydrator machine’ para sa materyales ng ‘herbal tea’
Posted: Thursday, February 27, 2020
Ang bagong dehydrator machine para sa pagpapatuyo ng materyales ng herbal tea. May bagong ‘dehydrator machine’ na epektibong makapagpapatuyo ng materyales sa paggawa ng herbal tea. Ito ay ginawa ng Iloilo Science and Technology University (ISAT U), sa pamamagitan ng proyektong pinondohan ng Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic, and Natural Resources Research and Development ng Department of Science and Technology (DOST-PCAARRD). Sa pamamagitan ng dehydrator machine, ang mga prodyuser ng herbal tea sa Iloilo, tulad ng Ephrathah Farms, ay magkakaroon ng pagtaas sa kanilang produksyon ng tsaa mula sa karaniwang 0.5 kilo kada araw, hanggang limang kilo kada araw sa mas mababang halaga ng enerhiya. Ang kakulangan ng siyentipikong basehan sa paggawa ng herbal tea na makapagsisigura...   read full story

PCAARRD to strengthen tech commercialization through SUSTAIN IP-TBM
Posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Dr. Reynaldo V. Ebora, DOST-PCAARRD Executive Director, delivers a message during the MOA signing (Image credit: Paul Czesar T. Katimbang, Applied Communication Division (ACD), DOST-PCAARRD). The...   read full story

PHL, China to collaborate on engineered bamboo R&D
Posted: Monday, February 24, 2020
Representatives of DEN R-ERDB, DOST-PCAA RRD and DOST- FPRDI during the meeting. More projects on engineered bamboo will be implemented through the collaboration of the Philippine Council for A...   read full story

NRCP finds treatment to most prominent diseases in dairy animals
Posted: Thursday, February 20, 2020
An NRCP study shows how mangrove organisms could fight against the prominent disease in dairy animals – mastitis. To help the dairy farmers, alternative solutions and medications are still being disc...   read full story

Balik Scientist, isinusulong ang pangisdaan na mapananatili o ‘sustainable’ sa pamamagitan ng ‘aquaponics’
Posted: Thursday, February 20, 2020
Isang maliit na bersyon ng sistema ng aquaponics ang ipinamamalas sa University of the Philippines Diliman-Institute of Biology (UP-IB). Ito ay upang ipakita kung paano nagiging epektibo ang sistema n...   read full story

Leaders, implementers of PCAARRD-funded projects capacitated on managing extension projects
Posted: Thursday, February 20, 2020
Dr. Marilyn Elauria, one of the resource speakers, discusses concepts in financial analysis during the first day of training (Image credit: Technology Transfer and Promotion Division (TTPD), PCAARRD...   read full story

NICER Programs para sa sampalok, patatas, at kamote, opisyal nang inilunsad
Posted: Thursday, February 20, 2020
Mga kalahok at nag-organisa ng inception meeting ng tatlong Niche Centers in the Regions for Research and Development (NICER) Programs para sa Sampalok, Patatas, at Kamote na idinaos sa Pampanga Sta...   read full story