TBI tilapia project in Oriental Mindoro completes second cycle

The DA-National Fisheries Research and Development Institute (NFRDI), through its Technology Business Incubation (TBI) program, harvested a total of 605,000 tilapia fingerlings for its second cycle with 60-70 percent survival rate in Calapan City, Naujan, Victoria, and Bansud, Oriental Mindoro. Five incubatees reared the tilapia fingerlings for two months and then sold and transferred to continue reading : TBI tilapia project in Oriental Mindoro completes second cycle

LGU, fish farmers, and students trained on freshwater ornamental fish breeding and production

In celebration of its fifth founding anniversary, the Department of Agriculture-National Fisheries Research and Development Institute (DA-NFRDI), in partnership with the Villar SIPAG Foundation (VSF), conducted a training dubbed “Fishkwela: Freshwater Ornamental Fish Breeding and Production” on February 21, 2024 at VSF School in San Jose Del Monte, Bulacan. Thirty-three participants, comprising farm owners and continue reading : LGU, fish farmers, and students trained on freshwater ornamental fish breeding and production

NFRDI upskilled on fishing capacity management for FishCore FMAs

Staff from the DA-National Fisheries Research and Development Institute (NFRDI) participated in a “Capacity-Building Workshop on Harvest Strategy (HS) and Harvest Control Rules (HCRs)/Fishery Management Plan (FMP) Development for FishCoRe Project in Fisheries Management Areas (FMAs)” on February 19-22, 2024 in Tagbilaran City, Bohol. Attending the workshop were Francisco Torres, Jr., Nicko Amor Flores, Renalyne Acosta, and continue reading : NFRDI upskilled on fishing capacity management for FishCore FMAs

NFRDI, SEAFDEC/AQD research collab on pompano yields 631.5 kilos

In a collaborative initiative between DA-National Fisheries Research and Development Institute and the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center/Aquaculture Department (SEAFDEC/AQD), 631.5 kilos of snubnose pompano (Trachinotus blochii), were harvested on February 6, 2024. The final harvest was conducted after 8.6 months in the brackish water ponds of Freshwater Fisheries Research and Development Center (FFRDC), in continue reading : NFRDI, SEAFDEC/AQD research collab on pompano yields 631.5 kilos

Dispersal of tilapia fingerlings from NFRDI’s aquashading project conducted

The DA-National Fisheries Research and Development Institute (NFRDI), through the Aquaculture Research and Development Division (ARDD), conducted a series of tilapia fingerlings dispersal on February 8 and 13, 2024 in Batangas and Mindoro, respectively. The fingerlings dispersal is from the aquashade technology production that NFRDI is currently verifying on the ground under different agroclimatic conditions. continue reading : Dispersal of tilapia fingerlings from NFRDI’s aquashading project conducted