Press Releases

NMIS to Observe 20th Meat Safety Consciousness Week
October 3, 2012
By: Roberta L. Riguer

It has been 20 years since President Fidel V. Ramos signed Proclamation No. 276 proclaiming the third week of October every year as Meat Safety Consciousness Week. The proclamation clearly stated in its objective that the public can only be protected from the danger brought by consuming uninspected meat if they are aware of the quality and safety standard of the product.

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DA Chief Expresses Support for Anti-Botcha Bill 
October 19, 2012
By: Roberta L. Riguer

Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Proceso Alcala, in a speech delivered today at the National Meat Inspection Service Grounds for the observance of Meat Safety Consciousness Week, expressed support for the passage of the Anti-Botcha law.

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NMIS to put up 9 AA abattoirs 
October 19, 2012
By: Czeria Valencia (The Philippine Star)

MANILA, Philippines - The National Meat Inspection Service (NMIS) is putting up nine double A slaughterhouses in nine provinces this year.

 

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