DA-BFAR’s Press Release – Galunggong Closed Fishing Season in Northern Palawan Begins

To further bolster the growing abundance of galunggong in the waters of northern Palawan, the Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR) has announced the start of the closed fishing season in the area on November 1, 2021. From November 1 to January 31 of the following year, the closed fishing season continue reading : DA-BFAR’s Press Release – Galunggong Closed Fishing Season in Northern Palawan Begins

DA-BFAR Press Release – PH Bangus Continues to Rise in 2021 – DA-BFAR, PSA

The Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Fisheries reports that the country’s Bangus production has seen a steady increase this year, citing data shared by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA). For the first half of 2021, PSA data show that the country’s bangus production increased by 8.3%, recording a total volume of 184,926.7 metric tons by continue reading : DA-BFAR Press Release – PH Bangus Continues to Rise in 2021 – DA-BFAR, PSA

DA-BFAR’s Press Release – DA-BFAR, PNP-MG SIGNS MOU TO CONDUCT JOINT SEABORNE PATROL

The Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR) and the Philippine National Police-Maritime Group (PNP-MG) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) Friday, October 1, at BFAR Central Office, Quezon City. Represented by DA-BFAR National Director Eduardo B. Gongona and PBGEN John Mitchell V. Jamili, director of the maritime group, the MOU grants personnel continue reading : DA-BFAR’s Press Release – DA-BFAR, PNP-MG SIGNS MOU TO CONDUCT JOINT SEABORNE PATROL

DA-BFAR’S PRESS RELEASE – SECOND BFAR TILAPIA INTENSIVE HATCHERY IN CALABARZON STARTS SUCCESSFULLY

The Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, through its Regional Office in CALABARZON, has successfully conducted its first trial run of the region’s second tilapia intensive hatchery located in Los Baños, Laguna, recording a high hatching rate of 95%, which means a high number also of fry produced. At present, the hatchery continue reading : DA-BFAR’S PRESS RELEASE – SECOND BFAR TILAPIA INTENSIVE HATCHERY IN CALABARZON STARTS SUCCESSFULLY

#BFARPressRelease | DA-BFAR ENSURES SMOOTH TRANSPORT OF FISH SUPPLY IN NCR AND OTHER AREAS UNDER ECQ, MECQ

The Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR) assures its fisheries clients, particularly, fish producers and the consumers of unhampered and sufficient supply of fishery commodities following the recent declaration of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte to put the National Capital Region under Enhanced Community Quarantine and other areas under Modified Enhance Community continue reading : #BFARPressRelease | DA-BFAR ENSURES SMOOTH TRANSPORT OF FISH SUPPLY IN NCR AND OTHER AREAS UNDER ECQ, MECQ

Press Statement | DA-BFAR FOCUSES ON RESOURCE SUSTAINABILITY IN WPS AND EXTENDS LIVELIHOOD SUPPORT TO FISHERFOLK

The Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR) is strongly committed to fulfilling its mandate of ensuring food security especially in this challenging time of the COVID-19 pandemic, alleviating the economic conditions of the fisheries sector especially the fisherfolk, and addressing illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing among other challenges that continue continue reading : Press Statement | DA-BFAR FOCUSES ON RESOURCE SUSTAINABILITY IN WPS AND EXTENDS LIVELIHOOD SUPPORT TO FISHERFOLK

PRESS RELEASE DA-BFAR KICKS OFF TWIN CELEBRATIONS THIS MAY

The month of May just might be one of the most important months for the Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR) as it celebrates two of the fishery sector’s corner stones: the Ocean and the fisherfolk. DA-BFAR formally kicked off the celebration of the Month of the Ocean and Farmers’ and Fisherfolk’s continue reading : PRESS RELEASE DA-BFAR KICKS OFF TWIN CELEBRATIONS THIS MAY