DOST-CALABARZON, headed by Regional Director Alexander Madrigal (middle), receives the Philippine Quality Award plaque at Heroes Hall, Malacañan Palace last October 24.

By: Rochelle L. Cruz

The Department of Science and Technology-CALABARZON (DOST-CALABARZON) was conferred with a Philippine Quality Award – Level 1 (Recognition for Commitment to Quality Management) during the 2015-2017 PQA Conferment Ceremony held at Heroes Hall in Malacañan Palace last October 24. It was graced by President Rodrigo Duterte, DOST Secretary Fortunato de la Peña, DTI Secretary Ramon Lopez, and DOST Usec. Brenda Nazareth-Manzano.

tomato processing

By: Myrrh Caithlin L. Gutierrez

To help the farmers in Kalayaan Laguna address their problem of oversupply of tomatoes, DOST-CALABARZON, Provincial Science and Technology Center-Laguna, in cooperation with Laguna State Polytechnic University and the Local Government Unit of Kalayaan Laguna, conducted a Techno Training on Tomato Processing.

Asinan Inauguration 1

By: John Maico M. Hernandez

The long wait is over! Finally, Samahan ng Nagkakaisang Mamamayan Para sa Pagsulong at Pag-unladsa Brgy. Sawang’s (SNMPPBS) Asinan project is on its way to large volume production affirmed next to the inauguration and technology transfer ceremonies led by DOST Batangas and LGU Lobo as part of the Municipality’s 147th founding anniversary held at Lobo, Batangas, Sept. 27.


By: Gilda De Jesus

TRECE MARTIRES City, Cavite – Last September 26, the City of Bacoor celebrated the completion of the new Tahong-based Food Processing Center with a blessing by Rev Fr. Erick Santos, Chaplain of Bacoor City.

Makapuno Booth in Toronto

By: Myrrh Caithlin L. Gutierrez

One of the proudly Filipino products - the Philippine Makapuno, was brought to the 5th Annual Coconut Festival, Superfoods Expo and Marketplace held at Toronto, Canada on August 25-27, 2018. This is through the invitation and assistance of Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Region IV-A and the Philippine Trade and Investment Center (PTIC) in Toronto.