DA-NMIS Welcomes the Nepalese Contingent
April 07, 2014
The DA-NMIS welcomes the six Nepalese Livestock Officers who visited the Philippines to study the meat control system of the country for the period March 24-31, 2014, namely: (1.) DR. BODH PRASAD PARAJULI - Regional Director of the Livestock Services of Biratnagar, Nepal, (2.) MR. KISHORE KAYASTHA – Regional Director of the Mid. West Region of Nepal, (3.) DR. MADHAV ARYAL, (4.) DR. DILLI RAM SEDAI, (5.) - DR. CHANDRA PRASAD DHAKAL, and (6.) DR. MUKUL UPADHYAYA.
The DA-NMIS Joins The 2014 National Women’s Month Celebration
March 11, 2014
The DA-NMIS joins the nation on this year’s month-long celebration to honor women’s role in nation building. So, its officers and employees were among the 10,168 people who took part in the “Women Symbol Formation” (a circle with a cross underneath) during the International Women’s Day on March 8, 2014 at Manila’s Rizal Park from 6:00 am to 9:00 am as the kick-off activity.
Guidelines for Public Consultation
List of Accredited HALAL-Certifiers in the Philippines
February 25, 2014
The long wait of the Islamic Community is over as the National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF) accredited three (3) halal-certifiers in the Philippines, as follows.
Class AAA (Export) Meat Establishment to Rise in 2014
February 25, 2014
The Department of Agriculture through the National Meat Inspection Service(NMIS) and Agribusiness and Marketing Assistance Service(AMAS) intends to start the establishment of one(1) “AAA” Poultry Dressing Plant(PDP) and one(1) “AAA” Slaughterhouse(SLH) worth P120M and P150M respectively in 2014. This initiative was the commitment of Secretary Proceso J. Alcala in response to the clamor of the livestock industry for export facilities (Class AAA) to service the small livestock producers.