DOST VI grants transfer of ownership to Guimaras firms

Two local micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in the Province of Guimaras were granted with the Certificates of Transfer of Ownership by the Department of Science and Technology Region VI (DOST VI) after completing their repayment for the financial assistance they availed under the Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP) – Innovation-Enabling Fund (iFund). continue reading : DOST VI grants transfer of ownership to Guimaras firms

Saludes, DOST Balik scientist receives award for Basic Science Research

Dr. Jonel P. Saludes, a professor of Chemistry and Associate Vice President for Research at the University of San Agustin in Iloilo City was recently chosen as a recipient of the Gregorio Y. Zara Award for Basic Science Research. The recognition is one of the awards given last September 11 by the Philippine Association for continue reading : Saludes, DOST Balik scientist receives award for Basic Science Research

EXPERT-O advances promotion of agricultural technologies

The innovative agricultural technologies in rice and corn were showcased in an EXPERT-O webinar series dubbed as Innovations in Rice and Corn Production. The promotion of the technologies was primarily set by the Department of Science and Technology Region VI (DOST VI) in partnership with DOST-Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and continue reading : EXPERT-O advances promotion of agricultural technologies

Virtual forum underscores innovative tech, better practices on aquaculture

Having demonstrated how science-based approaches can mitigate the impacts of COVID-19, the webinar series highlighting the innovative technologies in improving aquaculture practices were set to help micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) recover from the devastating scourge of the pandemic health crisis. The Department of Science and Technology Region VI (DOST VI) in partnership with continue reading : Virtual forum underscores innovative tech, better practices on aquaculture

Scholarship Update – List of requirements for freshmen and senior scholars

ATTENTION: DOST VI Scholars To protect the DOST VI clients and employees’ safety and well-being amid the pandemic, the office implements precautionary measures in structure and in practice. Clients of the Scholarship Section must register through google form https://tinyurl.com/ScholarshipR6Appointment before visiting the Regional Office. Clients with no schedule starting August 17, 2020 (Monday) will not continue reading : Scholarship Update – List of requirements for freshmen and senior scholars

DOST VI Scholarship Update – Request for Certification

ATTENTION: DOST VI Scholars To protect the DOST VI clients and employees’ safety and well-being amid the pandemic, the office implements precautionary measures in structure and in practice. All on-going scholars and scholar-graduates may send their request for certification through the DOST VI Scholarship Section official email address – scholarship@ro6.dost.gov.ph For other scholarship concerns, you continue reading : DOST VI Scholarship Update – Request for Certification

DOST-DA partnership to enhance market competitiveness of agri-fishery products in Western Visayas through packaging improvement

Western Visayas is a major contributor to the country’s agricultural production. With the economic importance of agriculture, there is an urgent need to increase farm productivity, diversify from traditional products to high-value commodities as well as aggressively move towards value-adding activities like food processing. Post-harvest losses is one of the major factors that affect farm continue reading : DOST-DA partnership to enhance market competitiveness of agri-fishery products in Western Visayas through packaging improvement

Bakal Lokal to link farmers, micro entreps and consumers in Western Visayas

Digital sales were expected to take over as stores were forced to close because local MSMEs were intensely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Consumers have gone online, speeding up an existing trend for a more shopping activity than usual. The Department of Science and Technology Region VI (DOST VI) through its Grants-In-Aid (GIA) Program supports continue reading : Bakal Lokal to link farmers, micro entreps and consumers in Western Visayas

Extruded, frozen, ready-to-fry sweet potato fries

🍟Are you looking for a business that can cater to those who love to eat potato fries but are health-conscious? We got you!😉 The EXTRUDED, FROZEN and READY-TO-FRY sweet potato fries will satisfy #Quarantine cravings without compromising health. Be the first MSME to adopt and commercialize this technology in Western Visayas, and together, let’s fight the pandemic continue reading : Extruded, frozen, ready-to-fry sweet potato fries