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PSTC Batanes Official Website

Welcome to the Department of Science and Technology – Provincial Science and Technology Center of Batanes or DOST-PSTC Batanes Official Website To keep up with the growing technology trend and to reach more clienteles, the PSTC now have an official website. It was goaled to provide visitors/ customers relevant and current information as to the plans, programs and activities of DOST R02, particularly PSTC Batanes. For more information, you may […]

 

DOST-PLGU Batanes-BSC Launches Lab TRIP Project

The increasing number of entrepreneurs is a sign of progress in the economic status of the island-province of Batanes. It is seen that food processing is one of the profitable business venture that use the available resources abound the locality. With the growing number of tourists visiting the province, quality food products as take-home or “pasalubong” is one of the concern. Encouraging the local consumers to patronize local products is […]

 

PSTC Batanes Joins Clean-Up Drive

As a response to the calling of the Provincial Government of Batanes for the active participation on the province-wide community clean-up activity and as the ethical responsibility for the environment, the PSTC-Batanes staff joins the “Oplan Search and Destroy: Linis Barangay, Linis Batanes”. The group was assigned at Chanarian Creeks, and together with the other assigned private and government agencies  in the area the group collected trashes specially non-biodegradable that […]

 

DENR and PSTC Batanes Partnered to Introduce New Products in Ivana

In this time of pandemic when tourism industry in Batanes has weaken, the Ivana Infant and Young Child Feeding and Breastfeeding Support Group (IYCF-BSG) took the time to develop additional products to their existing “must-buy” pasalubong — seaweed chips. The IYCF-BSG is a group composed of volunteer mothers and barangay health workers in the municipality of Ivana supervised by the Municipal Nutrition Action Office. The group not only focuses on […]

 

DOST Gives Assistance to Women Entrepreneurs in Itbayat

The municipality of Itbayat was hit by an earthquake of magnitude 5.4 on July 27,2019 and many homes, livelihood and Agricultural produced were damage. It’s almost one year but the effect of the said disaster is still felt in the municipality. To assist  uplift the current economic status of some women and families, Regional Director Sancho A. Mabborang approved the released P100,000.00 fund as initial assistance for start-up. He believes […]

 

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 […]