Republic Act No. 7359

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7359 – AN ACT TO ABOLISH THE SERICULTURE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER AT THE DON MARIANO MARCOS MEMORIAL STATE UNIVERSITY, MUNICIPALITY OF BACNOTAN, PROVINCE OF LA UNION, AND CREATE THE SERICULTURE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE, AUTHORIZING THE APPROPRIATION OF FUNDS THEREFORE, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Section 1. The Sericulture Research and Development continue reading : Republic Act No. 7359

Vision, Mission, Goal and Objectives

Vision A national center of excellence for a globally competitive sericulture industry.   Mission Develop the sericulture industry through research, extension, training and other initiatives.   Goal Help attain self-sufficiency of quality silk products for socio-economic development and environmental sustainability.   Objectives Generate and package sericulture technologies. Empower clients and other stakeholders through effective development continue reading : Vision, Mission, Goal and Objectives

IPO Issues Certificates of Registration to Five Suksuk Designs and Epprouvette Receive

Just recently, the Intellectual Property Office (IPO) of the Philippines under the Bureau of Patents released the certificates of registration as Industrial Design for  the five suksuk designs of silk fabric and the Epprouvette, a silk  testing apparatus. Kudos to PRD section headed by Mr. Flory M. Libunao. The patented silk designs patented were research outputs of continue reading : IPO Issues Certificates of Registration to Five Suksuk Designs and Epprouvette Receive

MRD Paper Published in the Science Master Journal List of Thomson Reuters (ISI) Zoological Record (Author/Researcher Gets Diamond Award as Asian Best Oral Research Presenter)

Dr. Crestilyn N. Damasco (3rd from left) with two Fellow awardees…   …and with PAIR President, Dr. Genaro V. Japos (left) during the awarding ceremonies.   The paper of the Mulberry Research and Development entitled, “Hybridization and Genetic Improvement of Mulberry Varieties” authored by Dr. Crestilyn N. Damasco, with Ms. Merlita A. Dacayanan, Dr. Minerva continue reading : MRD Paper Published in the Science Master Journal List of Thomson Reuters (ISI) Zoological Record (Author/Researcher Gets Diamond Award as Asian Best Oral Research Presenter)

Short Term Courses / Training 2012

( 5 to 10 day Training  Courses ) Training in General Sericulture Training in Mulberry Production Training in Silkworm Egg/Seed Production Training in Young Age silkworm Production Training in Raw Silk Production Training in Thrown Silk Production Training in Silk Weaving Training in Novelty Items Production  

SRDI Researchers Conquer the World Research Festival 2012

From left: SRDI researchers, Engr. Rubelyn V. Delfin, Dr. Mabel M. Caccam, OIC-Director, Dr. Cristeta F. Gapuz and Ms. Elizabeth H. Madrid taking a pose after the awarding ceremonies of the World Research Festival 2012.   SRDI delegatesled by the OIC-Director, Cristeta F. Gapuz, showed they are world class researchers when they bagged awards including the World’s continue reading : SRDI Researchers Conquer the World Research Festival 2012