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SAAD fisherfolk ups Davao de Oro’s aquaculture production before year ends
November 27, 2020
Source: Saad.da.gov.ph

MABINI, DAVAO DE ORO, November 24, 2020 – Beneficiaries of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources-Special Area for Agricultural Development (BFAR-SAAD) Region 11 cross the middle of this year’s last quarter with abundant fish harvest from their Marine Fish Cage Project.

Various stakeholders inked Project 747
November 25, 2020

DAVAO CITY—A Memorandum of Agreement on Ridge to Reef Conservation Program: Project 747 (Coral Reef Rehabilitation program) was signed yesterday at Seda Hotel.

BFAR XI initiates Malalag Bay management
November 24, 2020

Sta. Maria, Davao Occidental–A coordinated meeting with LGU Sta. Maria for the management plan of Malalag Bay was conducted last November 19 to 20, 2020 at Sta. Maria, Davao Occidental.

BFAR XI ASSISTS IN NFRDI'S RESEARCH
November 19, 2020

Davao City—BFAR XI, headed by Regional Director Raul C. Millana, MFT, has rendered assistance to the National Fisheries Research and Development Institute last November 16-19 2020.

Millana named as 5th BFAR XI Regional Director
November 9, 2020

DAVAO CITY—Director Raul C. Millana officially took over as the 5th Regional Director of BFAR XI today. RD Millana will succeed RD Alfeo G. Piloton who will take over as the next Regional Director of BFAR XII.

BFAR XI ventures Livelihood Opportunities for LSIs
November 3, 2020

DAVAO CITY—BFAR XI official, Dir. Raul C. Millana convened with Ms. Christina Mendrico of Mensahe TV and representative of E Grace Food last October 30, 2020. Ms. Mendrico introduced a sustainable project scheme and rationalized system for export-oriented and domestic-oriented enterprises, as well as support for micro, small and medium enterprises to qualified beneficiaries.

Mati City Wins 2020 Regional MMK
October 30, 2020

DAVAO CITY—Besting the 5 outstanding coastal municipalities region wide, Mati City in the Province of Davao Oriental bagged the regional level Grand Prize in the recently concluded 2020 Malinis at Masaganang Karagatan (MMK) National Search for Outstanding Coastal Communities.

NEW FISHERIES ORDER ENFORCES VESSEL MONITORING MEASURES ON PH VESSELS AGAINST IUUF
October 20, 2020

The Philippines has intensified its monitoring, control and surveillance of its waters against Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing through a new Fisheries Administrative Order, which now includes all Philippine catcher vessels to install Vessel Monitoring Measures (VMM) and Electronic Reporting System (ERS).

BFAR SECURING THE NATION’S FUTURE THROUGH FISHERIES SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
October 14, 2020

Lelyn Hermetanio, 54 years old, is a resident of Prk. 1-A Lacson, Calinan, Davao City. Their family initially relied on the income of her husband, Armando Cadiz Maravillas as a local farmer in their community. But when her husband suffered stroke and rheumatic arthritis, it became difficult for their family to sustain the daily needs since they mostly depend on farming as their primary source of income.

BFAR XI conducts onboarding activity
October 14, 2020

DAVAO CITY—BFAR XI conducted an onboarding activity for the newly hired plantilla personnel last October 7 to 9, 2020.

Fisheries Management Area 2 Conducts Second Management Body Meeting
October 13, 2020

MATI CITY—The second Management Body Meeting by the Fisheries Management Area 2 (FMA 2) was held today at Baywalk Hotel, Burgos Street, Mati City.

BFAR XI strengthens FARMC
October 12, 2020

DAVAO CITY—Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Management Council (FARMC) in every province functions to guide the fisherfolk to craft their plans and programs as a consultative and recommendatory body to the local government units. Thus, empowering the FARMCs is ensuring food security and sustainability in the implementation of the different programs, including those that protect the sea from illegal activities such as dynamite fishing.

BFAR XI CONDUCTS 2020 YEAR END ASSEMBLY OF FLA HOLDERS
October 8, 2020

DAVAO CITY—A series of annual assembly of lessees of Fishpond Lease Agreement (FLA) was conducted by BFAR XI’s Fisheries Management Regulation and Enforcement Division (FMRED) in various provinces in Region XI.

125 hito growers receive CC black nets
September 17, 2020

DAVAO CITY—BFAR XI distributed a total of 6,885 meters of CC black nets to Los Amigos hito growers who were affected by the flood last month.

LGU Lupon wins 2019 Regional MMK
September 14, 2020

DAVAO CITY—The Municipality of Lupon emerged as the regional winner in the 2019 Malinis at Masaganang Karagatan (MMK): National Search for Outstanding Coastal Community.

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