DA-BAFE and PhilSA collaborate to transform agriculture sector with space tech

In an innovative move set to transform the country’s agriculture sector, the Department of Agriculture – Bureau of Agricultural and Fisheries Engineering (DA-BAFE) and the Philippine Space Agency (PhilSA) formalized a collaborative agreement on February 21, 2024. Leading the charge for DA-BAFE, Director Engr. Ariodear C. Rico signed the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) on behalf of the bureau, while PhilSA Director General Joel Joseph S. Marciano represented the space agency.

DA-BAFE Gears Up for ISO 9001 Compliance

In a bid to align with globally recognized benchmarks for quality management, the Department of Agriculture – Bureau of Agricultural and Fisheries Engineering (DA-BAFE) has embarked on a comprehensive training initiative aimed at achieving ISO 9001 compliance.. Participants from the DA-BAFE Office of the Director, Office of the Assistant Director, AFD, PPMD, EPDSD, SRED, PKMDD, and SEPPD during the training titled Understanding ISO 9001: 2015 Principles, Requirements and Their Applications held from February 12 to 14, 2024 at the Selah Garden Hotel, Pasay City with resource speaker Ms. Cynthia R. Ramirez.