Republic Act No. 7359

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, 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

Promoted and Newly-Hired SRDI Staff Take Oath of Office

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

HIGH HOPES FOR THE NEW SRDI ADMINISTRATION

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

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

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