Two public consultative meetings for the development of Philippine National Standard (PNS) for Silo were held to gather comments and inputs from stakeholders from different areas of the Philippines. The 3rd working draft of the PNS for Silo was presented in both consultations.

After a series of Technical Working Group (TWG) meetings, the Bureau of Agriculture and Fisheries Standards (BAFS) conducted Public Consultative Meetings (PCM) for the development of Philippine National Standard (PNS) for Peanut Grinder. Comments and inputs from different stakeholders on the 4th working draft PNS for Peanut Grinder were taken.

JULY 16, 2018 -- Awarding of Official Accreditation Certificate to the OCCP Inspection and Certification Services, Inc. (OCCP-ICSI) - Awarded by Director Vivencio R. Mamaril, PhD to Ms. Leilani Ramona K. Limpin (CEO, OCCP-ICSI) together with the Certification Manager and Admin Staff. The awarding was witnessed by the technical personnel of the Accreditation Section of the Organic Agriculture Division of the Bureau.

QUEZON CITY—The Bureau of Agriculture and Fisheries Standards (BAFS) together with its invited Technical Working Group (TWG) held a national consultation for the development of Philippine National Standard (PNS) for Corn Mill for Food Purposes, Cassava Granulator, Multicrop Grater, and Multicrop Pulverizer at the Philippine Council for Agriculture and Fisheries - Apacible Conference Room, Department of Agriculture, last April 5 – 6, 2018.

DAVAO CITY - The Bureau of Agriculture and Fisheries Standards (BAFS), together with the Department of Agriculture – Regional Field Office XI (Davao) and Technical Working Group (TWG), has successfully conducted the 3rd Public Consultative Meeting (PCM) for the draft Philippine National Standard (PNS) Edible Offal of Swine. The activity was held in Apo View Hotel on March 8, 2018.