DOST conducts evaluation of proposed SSF of DTI in Sabtang and Mahatao

In response to DTI’s request, DOST-PSTC Batanes staff and DTI-Batanes Staff, conducted a joint on-site inspections and assessments for the Shared Service Facility (SSF) Project of Sabtang LGU through the Sabtang Food Processors Asso. (Tubho Processors) and Mahatao LGU through the San Carlos Turmeric Processors Asso. on June 23 and 24, 2020, respectively. The purpose of the site visitation is to assess the capability of the associations, to identify processing […]


Tubho: A Wonder Fern

A traditional tea of Ivatan, Tubho is believed to have antioxidant properties. It is a local fern dried and used as a substitute for coffee. In 2017, DOST introduced the powdered tubho packed in tea bags in the One Town, One Product of the municipality in collaboration with the Provincial Government of Batanes and other line agencies. And from then onward, the Sabtang Tubho Processors, an affiliate group of the […]


DOST Conducts Virtual Orientation of New Iska and Isko

The Department of Science and Technology Region 02 adopting the new normal, has conducted its first virtual orientation for the new scholarship qualifiers from the province of Batanes and Nueva Vizcaya through the Zoom platform on June 4, 2020. Eight students from the different schools in the province were able to qualified after passing the 2020 S & T Undergraduate Scholarship Examination held in the province. Even though the orientation […]