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National Federation of Hog Farmers, Inc.
The federation is a 24-member Association of Pig Producers nationwide. The federation
was formed with the vision towards a competitive and market oriented hog farming
International Training Center on Pig Husbandry (ITCH)
Established in June 1985, ITCPH is a government training center dedicated to help
farmers achieve their goals of productivity and profitability in swine raising.
The center was created through joint efforts of the Philippines Bureau of Animal
Industry (BAI) – Dept. of Agriculture and Praktijskool Barneveld for the Netherlands.
Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI)
The bureau was created in Jan 1,1930 and mandated with the formulation of long and
short-term programs for the development and expansion of the livestock, poultry
and dairy industries to meet the requirements of the growing populace...
National Meat Inspection Commission
The Commission shall promulgate and implement policies, procedures, guidelines,
rules and regulations governing post- production flow of livestock and meat and
meat products (both locally produced and imported) through the various stages.
Department of Agriculture
The Department of Agriculture is the principal agency of the Philippine government
responsible for the promotion of agricultural development growth. In pursuit of
this, it provides the policy framework, helps direct public investments, and in
partnership with local government units (LGUs) provides the support services necessary
to make agriculture and agri-based enterprises profitable and to help spread the
benefits of development to the poor, particularly those in rural areas.
Porknet is an Internet portal completely dedicated to swine producers with continually
updated news and information on the swine industry.
The Pig Site
This web is devoted solely to pig and their good health and welfare.
Philippine Bureau of Agricultural Statistics
BAS aims to collect, compile, analyze and disseminate timely, accurate and reliable
statistical information in response to the needs of planners, decision and policy
makers in both government and non-government organizations.