Northern Mindanao is considered as one of the resource-rich regions in the country. It is characterized by a very irregular coastline with a terrain that grows rough towards the interior. Its typhoon-free climate and favorable peace and order makes the region a favorite investment and tourist haven.
Winner of the Food Heroes in Pictures: Farmers' and Fisherfolk Month Celebration 2020 Online Photo Contest
Congratulations to Ms. Alana Ashley B. Oco from Burnay, Gitagum, Misamis Oriental for winning the Food Heroes in Pictures: Farmers’ and Fisherfolk Month Celebration 2020 Online Photo Contest!
It's Farmers' and Fisherfolk Month Celebration 2020!
The FFM Celebration seeks to recognize the untiring efforts our food heroes have exerted for many generations just to ensure that every family will have food on their table. We also wish the best for our new Fisherfolk Regional Director, Mr. Leopoldo S. Abalorio, of Catarman, Camiguin. May he be able to fully experience the leadership program so that he may also share this to others, especially in his hometown.
Official Entries for the BFAR 10 Online Photo Contest
Here are the official entries of the BFAR 10 Online Photo Contest. You can now start to LIKE and SHARE your favorite photo/s.
Cut off for the official counting of LIKES and SHARES will be on May 31, 2020, at 1:00 PM.
BFAR-10's miniature version of an urban aquaculture aquaponics system
BFAR-10’s miniature version of an urban aquaculture aquaponics system, or the science-based growing of fish and vegetable at the same time. It is a cycle process by which wastes of cultured fish are being used as fertilizer by the plants, while keeping the water clean, available for recycling again and again.
Shellfish Bulletin No. 11 Series of 2020 dated May 21, 2020
Based on the latest laboratory results of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) and Local Government Units (LGUs), shellfishes collected at Coastal waters of Dauis and Tagbilaran City in Bohol; Balite Bay, Mati City in Davao Oriental; and Lianga Bay in Surigao del Sur are still positive for paralytic shellfish poison that is beyond the regulatory limit.
KADIWA Store to open on May 26 & 27
In line with the celebration of the Farmers’ and Fisherfolk Month Celebration 2020, BFAR-10 will once again roll out its KADIWA stores on May 26 & 27 at the BFAR-10 Compound, Macabalan, Cagayan de Oro City.
FOOD HEROES IN PICTURES: Farmers' and Fisherfolk Month 2020 Online Photo Contest