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UPV-CFOS conducts training on green mussel hatchery production anew

The College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, UP Visayas (UPV-CFOS) trained a new set of participants on hatchery production of green mussel (Perna viridis) spats on May 29 to June 2, 2023. Eleven (11) trainees actively participated in the intensive five-day Training on the Hatchery Production of Green Mussel Spats conducted at the green mussel …

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UPV-CFOS hosts work immersion of SHS students from Pontevedra, Capiz anew

The College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, UP Visayas (UPV-CFOS) is currently hosting the work immersion of the Grade 12 senior high school (SHS) learners from Pontevedra National High School (PNHS), Province of Capiz. A total of 67 Grade 12 students from the said school are undergoing the immersion program at the Institute of Fish …

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UPV, San Joaquin School of Fisheries renew MOA on work immersion partnership

UP Visayas (UPV) and San Joaquin School of Fisheries (SJSOF), a public high school in San Joaquin, Iloilo, have renewed their engagement through the signing of a memorandum of agreement (MOA) on work immersion of senior high school learners. UPV Chancellor Clement C. Camposano and SJSOF Head Teacher III and SHS Coordinator Ms. Mary Jean …

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Negrense taps CFOS-IA’s expertise in crab and oyster culture

Oyster growers from Negros Occidental sought the expertise of aquaculture specialists from the College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, UP Visayas (UPV-CFOS) in oyster and mangrove crab culture. Experts from the Institute of Aquaculture (IA), UPV-CFOS, namely IA director Prof.  Dr. Rex Ferdinand M. Traifalgar, Asst.  Prof. Dr. Carmelo del Castillo, and Mr. Fredson Huervana …

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UPV’s ‘PasKOOPerasyon’ brings joy to 148 ‘Paeng’ affected families in Miagao

UP Visayas (UPV) put a smile on the faces of calamity-affected families from the coastal barangays of the Municipality of Miagao during the launching of “PasKOOPerasyon,” a collaborative Christmas gift-giving program, held last December 17, 2022 at the new administration building ground, UPV Miagao campus. PasKOOPerasyon, envisioned to become a year-end annual activity, is a collaborative …

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CHED – NAFES Project: “Technology Transfer of Improved Dried Products from Low-Value Fish Species” by Dr. Sharon Nuñal

The Institute of Fish Processing Technology (IFPT) of the College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences (CFOS), as the leadinstitution, implemented the project, “Technology Transfer of Improved Dried Products from Low Value Fish Species” in collaboration with the five Provincial Institutes for Fisheries and Agriculture (PIAF): Aklan State University (ASU), Capiz State University (CapSU), Iloilo State …

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Technology Transfer of Fisheries Post-Harvest Technologies to Fisherfolks in Antique by Dr. Sharon Nuñal/ Prof. Encarnacion Emilia S. Yap

As part of IFPT’s extension activities, the Institute implemented the public service project “Technology Transfer of Fisheries Post-Harvest Technologies to Fisherfolks in Antique” from November 2019 to January 2020 through the UP Extension in Antique program of UP Visayas and the UP System. The project is primarily aimed at engaging the Institute with the fisherfolk …

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Training on Sediment Quality – Dr. Shiela Mae Santander-De Leon

Sediment quality is one of the health indicators that is heavily affected by pollution brought by anthropogenic causes in forms of marine trash and coastal aquaculture. It is very important to monitor the health of these habitats, to come up with effective solutions and balance the use and disuse of resources (i.e., fallow period for …

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Istorya Lawod: Stories of our Oceans – IMFO

Stories that people hold can be as vast as the ocean. Like the waves, it may bring various emotions – joy, sadness, excitement, curiosity, and more. Istorya Lawod is a form of information education, wherein the bimonthly webinar series hosts marine scientists, fisheries managers, and more, into an interactive discussion forum that aims to reach …

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