The NMIS Joins the DA in Participating In the 2nd Inspection Reform Conference in London, United Kingdom
The Department of Agriculture sent a seven-man Working Party to represent the Philippines in the 2nd Inspection Reform Conference on 9-11 September 2014 in London, United Kingdom. The conference was organized and funded by the UK Better Regulations Delivery Office in partnership with the World Bank Group. This year’s theme, “Breaking Down Barriers to Trade and Investment”, underscored the need to change and improve the delivery of regulation to create and foster conditions for growth- openness and reputation, opportunity and sustainability.
Strengthening and Enhancing LGU Meat Inspection Personnel in "AAA" Poultry Line Inspection
Strengthening and Enhancing Local Government Unit Meat Inspection Personnel in "AAA" Poultry Line Inspection at Icon North Hotel Quezon City September 15-19, 2014
Animal Kingdom Foundation Donates Equipment to NMIS for Species Identification
September 5, 2014- The Animal Kingdom Foundation, Inc. (AKF Inc.) donated to the NMIS a Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) machine. Dr. January M. Nones, Chief of Laboratory Division, accepted the PCR machine on behalf of the NMIS from Charles Leslie Wartenberg, AKF Inc. President.
NMIS Updates On Department Of Agriculture (DA) 2nd Border Roll-Out To Major Cities In Vis-Min
September 4, 2015- “The 2nd Border roll-out in Luzon is already in place”, reported Dr. Roie-Lee Cataluna, NMIS Meat Control Officer II, during the meeting of the interagency DA Harmonized 2nd Border Import Inspection Protocol. The meeting was convened by the NMIS to present updates on and to streamline the hiring and training of additional Agricultural Compliance Officers (ACO) for the roll-out of operations to the major ports in Visayas and Mindanao (Vis-Min). The Vis-Min roll-out is expected to be finalized by October 2014.