𝘞𝘪𝘵𝘩 𝘳𝘦𝘧𝘦𝘳𝘦𝘯𝘤𝘦 𝘵𝘰 𝘚𝘦𝘤𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯 24 𝘰𝘧 𝘙𝘦𝘱𝘶𝘣𝘭𝘪𝘤 𝘈𝘤𝘵 𝘕𝘰. 10601 𝘬𝘯𝘰𝘸𝘯 𝘢𝘴 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘈𝘨𝘳𝘪𝘤𝘶𝘭𝘵𝘶𝘳𝘢𝘭 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘍𝘪𝘴𝘩𝘦𝘳𝘪𝘦𝘴 𝘔𝘦𝘤𝘩𝘢𝘯𝘪𝘻𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯 (𝘈𝘍𝘔𝘦𝘤𝘩) 𝘓𝘢𝘸 𝘤𝘳𝘦𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘉𝘶𝘳𝘦𝘢𝘶 𝘰𝘧 𝘈𝘨𝘳𝘪𝘤𝘶𝘭𝘵𝘶𝘳𝘢𝘭 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘍𝘪𝘴𝘩𝘦𝘳𝘪𝘦𝘴 𝘌𝘯𝘨𝘪𝘯𝘦𝘦𝘳𝘪𝘯𝘨 (𝘉𝘈𝘍𝘌), 𝘪𝘵𝘴 𝘦𝘧𝘧𝘦𝘤𝘵𝘪𝘷𝘪𝘵𝘺 𝘵𝘰𝘰𝘬 𝘦𝘧𝘧𝘦𝘤𝘵 𝘰𝘯 𝘑𝘶𝘯𝘦 28, 2013 𝘸𝘩𝘪𝘤𝘩 𝘵𝘩𝘦𝘯 𝘮𝘢𝘳𝘬𝘦𝘥 𝘉𝘈𝘍𝘌’𝘴 𝘧𝘰𝘶𝘯𝘥𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯.
𝘛𝘰 𝘴𝘩𝘰𝘸 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘮𝘰𝘮𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘰𝘶𝘴 𝘮𝘪𝘭𝘦𝘴𝘵𝘰𝘯𝘦𝘴 𝘢𝘤𝘩𝘪𝘦𝘷𝘦𝘥 𝘣𝘺 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘉𝘶𝘳𝘦𝘢𝘶 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘥𝘦𝘦𝘱𝘦𝘯 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘣𝘰𝘯𝘥𝘴 𝘸𝘪𝘵𝘩𝘪𝘯 𝘪𝘵𝘴 𝘴𝘵𝘢𝘧𝘧 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘤𝘰𝘮𝘮𝘶𝘯𝘪𝘵𝘺 𝘪𝘵 𝘴𝘦𝘳𝘷𝘦𝘴, 𝘵𝘩𝘦𝘳𝘦 𝘸𝘪𝘭𝘭 𝘣𝘦 𝘢 𝘤𝘰𝘮𝘮𝘦𝘮𝘰𝘳𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯 𝘰𝘧 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝗕𝗔𝗙𝗘 𝟴𝘁𝗵 𝗔𝗻𝗻𝗶𝘃𝗲𝗿𝘀𝗮𝗿𝘆 𝗼𝗻 𝗝𝘂𝗻𝗲 𝟮𝟴 – 𝟯𝟬, 𝟮𝟬𝟮𝟭 𝘸𝘪𝘵𝘩 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘵𝘩𝘦𝘮𝘦 “𝗕𝗔𝗙𝗘: 𝗧𝘂𝗹𝗮𝘆 𝘀𝗮 𝗠𝗼𝗱𝗲𝗿𝗻𝗶𝘀𝗮𝘀𝘆𝗼𝗻 𝗻𝗴 𝗔𝗴𝗿𝗶𝗸𝘂𝗹𝘁𝘂𝗿𝗮 𝗮𝘁 𝗣𝗮𝗻𝗴𝗶𝘀𝗱𝗮𝗮𝗻 𝘀𝗮 𝗚𝗶𝘁𝗻𝗮 𝗻𝗴 𝗣𝗮𝗻𝗱𝗲𝗺𝘆𝗮.”
The Department of Agriculture is advancing the transformation of the agriculture and fisheries sector into a competitive, science-based and technology-backed industry, managed by young, creative, innovative, and vibrant Filipino agricultural and biosystems engineers (ABEs). Agriculture Secretary William D. Dar articulated the Duterte administration’s over-all vision of a food secure and resilient Philippines with empowered and prosperous farmers and fisherfolks, in his keynote message at the opening of the 70th Philippine Society of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineers (PSABE) Annual National Convention held online on April 27.
The Department of Agriculture – Bureau of Agricultural and Fisheries Engineering (DA-BAFE) has officially announced the start of the implementation of the Government Internship Program for Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering Youth (GIP for ABE Youth) beginning this month. DA-BAFE Director Ariodear Rico announced the kick-off of the internship program that aims to augment the delivery of agricultural and biosystems engineering services in support to the implementation of agri-fisheries mechanization, small scale irrigation and farm-to-market roads, post-harvest facilities, and other agri-fisheries infrastructure projects of DA.
The Department of Agriculture – Bureau of Agricultural and Fisheries Engineering (DA-BAFE) is initiating and spearheading the establishment of pilot agricultural and fishery machinery and equipment service centers or AFMESCs that target to provide farmers’ organizations and cooperatives wider access on the use of agri-fishery machinery and equipment granted by DA and other agencies.
To develop a comprehensive master plan for the agricultural machinery manufacturing industry in the Philippines, the Department of Agriculture – Bureau of Agricultural and Fisheries Engineering (DA-BAFE) convened stakeholders from the private sector, members of the Agricultural Machinery Manufacturers and Distributors Association Foundation, Inc. (AMMDA), regional agricultural engineers, partners from the academe, and representatives from government agencies on the 1st Stakeholders Online Meeting for the project, “Roadmap to Transform the Philippine Agricultural Machinery Manufacturing into a Competitive, Productive, Innovative and Sustainable Industry.”