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..

 Pursuant to Section 24 of Republic Act No. 10068 or the Organic Agriculture Act of 2010, the government shall extend incentives such as sibsidies for certification fees and other support services to facilitate organic certification shall be provided to farmers whose farms have been duly certified as compliant to the Philippine National Standards.

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.