Ceremonial Turnover of DA-BAR Leadership

In his concurrent capacity as DA-Philippine Rice Research Institute-Midsayap Station director, Dr. Sailila E. Abdula officially started his term as the OIC director of DA-Bureau of Agricultural Research (BAR) on 15 August 2022. 

A ceremonial turnover of leadership from former DA-BAR director and current DA-Bureau of Soils and Water Management director Dr. Junel B. Soriano to Dr. Abdula marked this transition. DA-BAR assistant directors Joell H. Lales and Dr. Anthony B. Obligado, key officials, and staff attended the activity. This was shortly followed by the first Management Committee meeting under Dr. Abdula.