Villar commends Asian scientists for tackling carabao industry problems

2 November 2017 FANSSEA News

LOS BAÑOS, Laguna, Philippines — Sen. Cynthia Villar has extolled Asian scientists and research administrators for closing ranks to accelerate the growth of the region's buffalo (carabao)-based industry.

Addressing the Oct. 26-28 international conference on Carabao-based Enterprise Development held in the Science City of Muñoz, Nueva Ecija, Villar said the forum would "level up the discussion on the continued growth and development of the carabao industry, all the allied industries, and most especially the farmers and other stakeholders."

The scientific forum was held at the Philippine Carabao Center under the joint auspices of PCC and the Philippine government-hosted Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) based here... Read more