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Gabi ng Pasasalamat
July 5-7, 2017

Public Consultation on Fisheries administrative Order No. 198-1
July 5-7, 2017

To enhance the entrepreneurial skills on export of live frozen fish and fishery products of women entrepreneurs in fisheries Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs)
July 6-7 ,2017

National Network on Women in Fisheries in the Philippines, Inc. in close cooperation with the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development and Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources conducted the two-day Fisheries Women Entrepreneurs Forum...

DA Sec. Pinol turns-over agri-fisheries projects to Agusan del Sur
June 16, 2017

As the Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Emmanuel “Manny” Piñol graced the first Upland Sustainable Agri- Forestry Development (USAD) Program and Agrilympics which was held at the Datu Lipus Makapandong Cultural Center (formerly called Naliyagan Cultural Center) in time with the silver celebration of the Naliyagan Festival, simultaneously he also turned-over various agri-fisheries intervention to the said province.

Farmers' and Fisherfolk's Month Celebration formally kicks off

Once again the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources celebrated the Farmers' and Fisherfolk's Month for the whole month of May. In consonance to the said month-long celebration is also the implementation of the Fisherfolk Directorship Program which is now on its 13th year.

BFAR-13 joins National Women’s Month Celebration

Joined the nation in the observance of the National Women’s Month Celebration this whole month of March. This year’s celebration is anchored on the two (2) conceptual foundations-the full implementation of Magna Carta of Women and partnership for change with the theme dubbed as “We Make Change Work for Women”.


The quaint and rugged charm of Cortes, Surigao del Sur, has been elevated to national prominence after its municipal government became the first grand prize winner of the Malinis at Masaganang Karagatan (MMK) National Search for Outstanding Coastal Community of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources. President Rodrigo Duterte and Department of Agriculture Secretary Manny Pinol feted Cortes LGU and the other winners during the awarding ceremonies at the Rizal Hall of the Malacanang Palace on March 7, 2017.