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Extension Division conducts first Tilapia harvest at Balintad, Manticao Mis Or

by Giame Mercado-Solde | July 20, 2022

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The TILAPIA Project of the Extension Division of Mindanao State University at Naawan, a project launched on February 2022 and a project that is part of the program implemented by NOMCAARRD “Responding to COVID 19 Challenges fot the AANR Sector: A NOMCAARRD Initiative”, had its first Tilapia harvest on July 20, 2022 at Brgy. Balintad, Manticao, Misamis Oriental.

The proceeds of the first harvest will be used for the second cycle of the project.

Present during the harvest were staff from the Extension Division headed by Assoc. Prof. Mariefe B. Quiñones, Extension Director; Dr. Aida D. Perpetua, Project Leader; and Mr. Eugene P. Moleño, Project Staff. Also present were Dr. Emmanuel Pacheco Leaño, NOMCAARRD Consortium Director and Mr. Glenn R. Dayondon, Science Aide.

Since the project is also in partnership with the Local Government Unit of Manticao (LGU Manticao), the project team had a courtesy visit to the office of Manticao Mayor Hon. Stephen S. Tan, the newly elected Mayor of Manticao, Misamis Oriental.  view gallery