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 continue reading
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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
Promoted and Newly-Hired SRDI Staff Take Oath of Office A jam-packed Office of the University President was apparent last April 8, 2013 at exactly 2:00 pm as SRDI staff were ushered in for a very important event. Eighteen (18) promoted staff and twelve (12) newly hired staff took their oath of office, officiated continue reading
Dr. Cristeta F. Gapuz OIC Director July 19, 2011. a day to remember in SRDI’s history.. turn-over ceremony of SRDI directorship from Dr. Ricardo C. Briones to Dr. Cristeta F. Gapuz as Officer In-Charge (OIC) of SRDI. The fateful event was personally attended by the president and witnessed by SRDI staff together with key officials continue reading
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
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
( 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