DA-BFAR’S STATEMENT ON THE LIFTING OF THE MORATORIUM ON THE ISSUANCE OF NEW COMMERCIAL FISHING VESSEL/GEAR LICENSE, January 23, 2022.

The Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources will be accepting applications for new Commercial Fishing Vessel/Gear License, following the expiration of the Moratorium on the issuance of new Commercial Fishing Vessel/Gear License (CFVGL) on January 23, 2022.Applicants may file their application, together with the complete requirements, to ...
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Closed Fishing Season | The three-month closed fishing season for sardines, herrings and mackerels in the Visayan Sea has been officially lifted yesterday, February 15, 2022.

Closed Fishing Season | The three-month closed fishing season for sardines, herrings and mackerels in the Visayan Sea has been officially lifted yesterday, February 15, 2022. Annually implemented from November 15 to February 15 the following year, the closed fishing season effectively prohibited the catching of sardines, herrings (Clupeidae) and ...
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Press Release | HOG RAISERS TURN TO AQUACULTURE THROUGH BFAR-NFFTC

BFAR Press Release | HOG RAISERS TURN TO AQUACULTURE THROUGH BFAR-NFFTC The Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR) is providing assistance to backyard hog raisers, whose livelihood was affected by the African Swine Flu (ASF), and encouraging them to try their hand in fish farming. The ...
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#BFARPressRelease | Government Completes Nine Legislated Hatcheries, 21 More Set For Completion

Of the 37 multi-species hatcheries and aquaculture facilities to be constructed nationwide under 22 Republic Acts passed during the 16th, 17th and 18th Congresses, the Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR), to date, has completed a total of 9, while 21 are now under construction and ...
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#BFARPressRelease | Occidental Mindoro Fisherfolk Enjoy Abundant Catch through Lambaklad Project

Fishers in Brgy. San Agustin, San Jose, Occidental Mindoro are catching hundreds of kilos of fish every day, thanks to the lambaklad unit awarded by the Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR). The lambaklad unit that was turned over to the members of the San Agustin ...
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