The Livestock Banner Program headed by Dr. Annie Q. Barres – Chief, Field Operations Division, called the Provincial/City Veterinarians and Quarantine Officers for an emergency meeting regarding African Swine Fever on December 3, 2018 at the 3rd floor Conference Room, Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office 1 (DA-RFO1), San Fernando City, La Union.
After successfully launching its Corporate Plan early this year, a first in the entire DA-RFOs in the country, the Department of Agriculture-Regional Field Office I (DA-RFO I) sets its eye on being ISO 9001:2015 Certified before the year ends.
Joining the National Nutrition Council’s (NNC’s) Search for Best Office Garden as part of the lined-up activities for this year’s celebration of Nutrition Month, the Department of Agriculture-Regional Field Office I (DA-RFO I) has established its own food garden in the office.
In pursuit of DA RFO1’s Regional Feed Chemical Analysis Laboratory for an ISO Integrated Management System (ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System and ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management System) certification, the staff alongside Bureau of Fire Protection - Sta. Barbara Fire Station, held a fire drill at the Integrated and Laboratories Division (ILD) building in Sta. Barbara, Pangasinan on November 23.
Keeping true to its battlecry “All for one, always number one”, the Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office I snatched the Gold Award during the 30th National Research Symposium won by researcher-presentor Mr. Mark Ariel Agresor, held at the Philippine International Convention Center, Pasay City on November 7-8, 2018.