New food products expected with Innovation Center PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 18 February 2017 11:15

The recent establishment of a Food Innovation Center in Zamboanga city is expected to result to new food products in the near future.

Department of Science and Technology Secretary Fortunato dela Peña expressed his optimism on the new center during the inauguration and launch last Thursday at the Zamboanga State College of Marine Sciences and Technology (ZSCMST.)

Dela Peña based his statement on the establishments of innovation centers in other parts of the country which reportedly resulted to more food products nationwide.

At least 1,000 new products were developed in the different DOST food innovation centers throughout the country.

DOST has established food centers in the National Capital Region, and regions 2, 4B, 6,7,8,9,10 and 11.  (RGAAGo)