The Bureau of Agriculture and Fisheries Standards conducted a Public Consultation of Philippine National Standards/ Philippine Agricultural Engineering Standards (PNS/PAES) for Rice Mill- Specifications and Methods of Test last June 18, 2019 at Icon Hotel, North EDSA, Quezon City..
The consultation was attended by manufacturers/fabricators/distributors/dealers, farmers, rice millers, regional agricultural engineers and other relevant stakeholders from government and private sectors. This activity is a part of the finalization stage of the standards development process, in which the working draft will be presented to the concerned parties to gather comments which may be considered in the finalization of the draft Standards.
Engr. Abbygail Jaylo and Engr. Katrin Joy Angeles, Project Managers for the said standards, facilitated the activity with the guidance of the Technical Working Group (TWG) members namely Engr. Darwin Aranguren, Mr. Rodolfo Tamayo, Dr. Carlito Balingbing, Engr. Janice Vargas, and Engr. Reynaldo Gregorio.
Engr. Joel Panagsagan, AMMDA President, suggests to check existing designs of rice mill in the market.
Ms. Ritchelle Bombasi of DA- RFO XI raises her concern on the Standard.
The group poses for a photo op after the consultation.News Article for Rice Mill.pdf