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DOST Batangas, LGU Lobo inaugurate Asinan project

By JOHN MAICO M. HERNANDEZ THE long wait is over! Finally, Samahan ng Nagkakaisang Mamamayan Para sa Pagsulong at Pag-unlad sa Brgy. Sawang’s (SNMPPBS) Asinan project is on its way to large volume production affirmed next to the inauguration and technology transfer ceremonies led by DOST Batangas and LGU Lobo as part of the Municipality’s […]

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Red dragon turns profitable processed products

By: John Maico Hernandez CALABARZON’s red dragon known for its unique vibrant red skin, sweet seed-speckled pulp and nutritious content has proven why it became “superfood” as technology turned it into jam, wine and ready-to-drink juice products during the training on dragon fruit-based products processing conducted by DOST Batangas and University of the Philippines Los […]

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S&T food products call Batangueños attention

By JOHN MAICO HERNANDEZ, Contributor MORE than a hundred Batangueños attended the 2-day Batangueño-inspired food expo entitled “TIKME” short for Teknolohiya at Inobasyon, Kaagapay ng Micro Enterprises starring different S&T food products produced by Micro Small Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) assisted by DOST Batangas and LGU Lipa staged at Lipa City Hall, July 26-27. The activity […]

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Achieving sustainable and industrialized region through Luzon RSM

Engr. Albertson Amante, one of the authors of “Vitune: Virtual Instrumentation Technology for Ultrasonic Non-destructive Evaluation of Concrete”, explains his scientific poster to the guests.|Photo courtesy of DOST-STII By ROCHELLE L. CRUZ OVER 300 scientists, academicians, researchers, and public officials convened for the Luzon Regional Scientific Meeting (Luzon RSM) last May 9 – 10 at […]

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Soroptimist Int’l, DOST Bats partner in reviving tablea industry in Mabini, Tablea stars in a 2-day training

By JOHN MAICO M. HERNANDEZ THE town of Mabini, known for Tablea Industry, has now greater reason to grow cacao trees and revive its industry as Mabini Tablea Food Producers (MABLEA) engaged themselves in a training on tablea-based products processing initiated by Soroptimist International (SI) Mabini and DOST Batangas held at Nik-Nik’s Restaurant Function Hall, […]

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Gearing towards Tubig Talino production, FNRI conducts tech transfer training 

By JOHN MAICO M. HERNANDEZ TO commence Tubig Talino’s production, Bago Ibaan Multi-Purpose Cooperative’s (BIMPC) engaged its workers to a Technology Transfer Training facilitated by FNRI-DOST in collaboration with DOST Batangas for knowledge and skills generation held at BIMPC’s New Fresh Water Refilling Station Facility, Brgy. Bago, Ibaan, Batangas, May 10-11. The implementation of the […]

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4Ps gets training on mango processing

By JOHN MAICO M. HERNANDEZ MEMBERS of Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) of Brgy. Namunga, Rosario, Batangas have more reasons to love mangoes after learning mango processing technology through the DOST Batangas’ conduct of training held at Tan Ville Resort and Hotel, Rosario, Batangas, May 8. Mango is one of the different fresh fruits that […]

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281 Batangueños qualify country’s premier science scholarship program

TWO hundred eighty-one Batangueños aspiring to become scientists and engineers will enter college with a Department of Science and Technology – Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI) scholarship stamp after passing the undergraduate scholarship examination administered nationwide on October 15, 2017. The country’s premier science scholarship program, back after a two-year pause due to the implementation of the […]

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Sto. Tomas’ streetfood vendors on the go for Food Safety

By JOHN MAICO M. HERNANDEZ STREETFOOD Vendors in the Municipality of Sto. Tomas, Batangas embraced food safety implementation after participation in the DOST Batangas-LGU Sto. Tomas-initiated Seminar on Food Safety held at the Municipal Conference Room, Sto. Tomas, Batangas, March 21. The unique flavors, convenience and the current character street food vending displays in the […]