BAFE Woman Engineer Wins Maramba Award 2023

The Philippine Society of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineers (PSABE) has conferred the prestigious 2023 Maramba Award to BAFE Assistant Director Juana Tapel PhD during the culminating activity of the 72nd PSABE Annual Convention held at the SMX Mall of Asia, Pasay City on April 27, 2023.

BAFE participated in the Bloodletting event

Bloodletting has been used in medicine from the beginning of time and is still widely used in modern medicine. It is a crucial procedure for a variety of illnesses, such as anemia, high blood pressure, and other disorders.

Philippine Space Agency joins BAFE in satellite crops monitoring

During the coordination meeting last march 14, 2023 in Phillipine Space Agency, the following highlights and action plan were discussed. Firstly, PhilSA and BAFE will have a joint Collaborative on Research Agreement (CRA) with PhilSA providing the draft template.

BAFE-SRED conducts pilot PTO monitoring and CC info caravan

The Bureau of Agricultural and Fisheries Engineering – Standards Regulation and Enforcement Division (BAFE-SRED) together with Regional Agricultural Engineering Division – Standards Regulation and Enforcement Section (RAED-SRES XI) conducted the pilot testing of Permit-to-Operate (PTO) Compliance Monitoring and Certificate of Conformity (CC) Onsite Inspection and Information Caravan from February 20 to 24, 2023 in various locations in Region XI.

𝐏𝐚𝐥𝐚𝐰𝐚𝐧 𝐋𝐆𝐔𝐬 𝐭𝐫𝐚𝐢𝐧𝐞𝐝 𝐨𝐧 𝐑𝐞𝐠𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐨𝐟 𝐎𝐰𝐧𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐡𝐢𝐩 𝐨𝐟 𝐀𝐠𝐫𝐢𝐜𝐮𝐥𝐭𝐮𝐫𝐚𝐥 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐅𝐢𝐬𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐞𝐬 𝐌𝐚𝐜𝐡𝐢𝐧𝐞𝐫𝐲 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐄𝐪𝐮𝐢𝐩𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐒𝐲𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐦 (𝐑𝐀𝐅𝐌𝐄𝐒)

The Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Agricultural and Fisheries Engineering (DA-BAFE) is involving the DA Regional Field Offices (DA-RFOs) through their Regional Agricultural Engineering Divisions (RAEDs) and the Local Government Units (LGUs) to generate support and promote interest in the Registration of Ownership of Agricultural and Fisheries Machinery Equipment System(RAFMES).

𝐒𝐞𝐧𝐢𝐨𝐫 𝐇𝐢𝐠𝐡 𝐒𝐜𝐡𝐨𝐨𝐥 𝐒𝐭𝐮𝐝𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐬 𝐭𝐚𝐤𝐞 𝐈𝐂𝐓 𝐢𝐧𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐧𝐬𝐡𝐢𝐩 𝐢𝐧 𝐃𝐀-𝐁𝐀𝐅𝐄

The Department of Agriculture – Bureau of Agriculture and Fisheries Engineering (DA-BAFE) opened its doors to accommodate Senior High School Students enrolled in a public high school in Balintawak, Quezon City for an internship program. Ten (10) male Senior High School or Grade 12 students from Balingasa High School taking the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) strand of the Technical-Vocational-Livelihood (TVL) track have started their internship in DA-BAFE office.

𝐉𝐀𝐎 𝐬𝐢𝐠𝐧𝐞𝐝 𝐭𝐨 𝐟𝐚𝐜𝐢𝐥𝐢𝐭𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐧𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐥 𝐧𝐞𝐭𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐤 𝐨𝐟 𝐅𝐌𝐑𝐬

Participants of the National Network of Farm-to-Market Roads Development Plan 2023-2028 and BAFE-RAEDs Meeting held from February 21 to 24, 2023 at the Axiaa Hotel in West Avenue, Quezon City include representatives from Regional Agricultural Engineering Divisions of DA-Regional Field Offices, Provincial Local Government Units (Ilocos Norte and Camarines Norte), Municipal Local Government Units (Hermosa, Bataan; Norzagaray, Bulacan; Daet and Labo Camarines Norte)

𝐃𝐀 𝐜𝐫𝐞𝐚𝐭𝐞𝐬 𝐓𝐞𝐜𝐡𝐧𝐢𝐜𝐚𝐥 𝐖𝐨𝐫𝐤𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐆𝐫𝐨𝐮𝐩 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐝𝐞𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐦𝐢𝐧𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐥𝐞𝐯𝐞𝐥 𝐨𝐟 𝐟𝐚𝐫𝐦 𝐦𝐞𝐜𝐡𝐚𝐧𝐢𝐳𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧

In an effort to come up with a harmonized measure of level of farm mechanization in the country, the Department of Agriculture РBureau of Agricultural and Fisheries Engineering (DA-BAFE) is teaming up with Philippine Center for Postharvest Development and Mechanization (PHilMech) and the University of the Philippines Los Ba̱os (UPLB).

𝐌𝐮𝐧𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐥𝐮𝐩𝐚 𝐂𝐢𝐭𝐲, 𝐃𝐀-𝐁𝐀𝐅𝐄 𝐜𝐨𝐥𝐥𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐨𝐧 𝐀𝐁𝐄 𝐬𝐞𝐫𝐯𝐢𝐜𝐞𝐬

Amid rising food prices in urban areas, the government is bolstering its provision of interventions that support production, processing, and transport of agricultural and fisheries commodities. Agricultural engineering interventions have the potential to address rising prices of basic commodities by increasing food supply and efficiency in the food value chain in highly urbanized cities (HUCs).